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Agomphus

Reptilia - Testudines - Kinosternoidea

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1871Agomphus Cope p. 46
1877Amphiemys Cope p. 82
1884Agomphus Cope
1884Amphiemys Cope
1902Agomphus Hay p. 444
1905Agomphus Wieland p. 443
1919Agomphus Gilmore p. 123
1981Agomphus Thurmond and Jones p. 122
1988Agomphus Carroll
1988Agomphus Weems p. 115
2004Agomphus Joyce et al.
2011Agomphus Knauss et al.
2016Agomphus Joyce and Bourque

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
RankNameAuthor
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
Testudinata(Oppel 1811)
orderTestudinesBatsch 1788
suborderCryptodira
superfamilyTrionychoideaFitzinger 1826
familyKinosternoidea()
PandermatemysJoyce et al. 2004
genusAgomphus

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
partNmean
carapace height1150.0

Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: freshwatersuperf
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: aquaticsuperf
Diet: durophagesuperf
Diet 2: piscivoresuperf
Reproduction: oviparoussuperf
Created: 2005-08-26 14:33:16
Modified: 2005-08-26 16:33:16
Source: superf = superfamily, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009, Uetz 2005

Age range: base of the Campanian to the top of the Clarkforkian or 83.60000 to 55.80000 Ma

Collections (10 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Campanian83.6 - 72.1USA (New Jersey) Adocus petrosus (167781)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian70.6 - 66.0USA (New Jersey) A. masculinus (48570) A. sp., A. turgidus (87903) A. tardus (87902)
Late/Upper Maastrichtian - Early/Lower Paleocene70.6 - 61.7USA (New Jersey) A. pectoralis (128429) A. sp. (26819)
Early/Lower Paleocene66.0 - 61.7USA (Georgia) Amphiemys oxysternum (74548)
Early/Lower Paleocene66.0 - 61.7USA (Alabama) A. alabamensis (81889)
Danian66.0 - 61.6USA (South Carolina) A. pectoralis (115152)
Clarkforkian56.8 - 55.8USA (South Carolina) A. alabamensis, A. pectoralis (15074)