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Cheloniidae Bonaparte, 1832

115298  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:115298)

accepted
Family
Genus Allopleuron Baur, 1888 †
Genus Argillochelys Lydekker, 1889 †
Genus Ashleychelys Weems & Sanders, 2014 †
Genus Caouana Gray, 1844
Genus Caretta Rafinesque, 1814
Genus Catapleura Cope, 1870 †
Genus Cephalochelys Gray, 1873
Genus Chelonia Brongniart, 1800
Genus Corsochelys Zangerl, 1960 †
Genus Ctenochelys Zangerl, 1953 †
Genus Desmatochelys Williston, 1894 †
Genus Eochelone Dollo, 1903 †
Genus Eretmochelys Fitzinger, 1843
Genus Euclastes Cope, 1867 †
Genus Glarichelys Zangerl, 1958 †
Genus Glaucochelone Dollo, 1909 †
Genus Glyptochelone Dollo, 1909 †
Genus Itilochelys Danilov, Averianov & Yarkov, 2010 †
Genus Lepidochelys Fitzinger, 1843
Genus Miocaretta Deraniyagala, 1967 †
Genus Mydas Gray, 1870
Genus Natator McCulloch, 1908
Genus Notochelone Lydekker, 1889 †
Genus Notochelys Owen, 1882 †
Genus Onychochelys Gray, 1873
Genus Osonachelus de Broin, Murelaga, Farr├ęs & Altimiras, 2014 †
Genus Pacifichelys Parham & Pyenson, 2010 †
Genus Peritresius Cope, 1870 †
Genus Procolpochelys Hay, 1908 †
Genus Puppigerus Cope, 1870 †
Genus Rupelchelys Karl & Tichy, 1999 †
Genus Syllomus Cope, 1896 †
Genus Thalassochelys Fitzinger, 1835
Genus Tomochelone Dollo, 1909 †
Genus Toxochelys Cope, 1873 †
Genus Zangerlchelys Hirayama, 2006 †

Genus Chelona Burmeister, 1807 accepted as Chelonia Brongniart, 1800
Genus Chelona Fleming, 1828 accepted as Chelonia Brongniart, 1800
Genus Chelone Brongniart, 1805 accepted as Chelonia Brongniart, 1800
Genus Chelonias Rafinesque, 1814 accepted as Chelonia Brongniart, 1800
Genus Colpochelys Garman, 1880 accepted as Lepidochelys Fitzinger, 1843
Genus Eremonia Gray, 1873 accepted as Caretta Rafinesque, 1814
Genus Erethmochelys Maldonado-Koerdell, 1953 accepted as Eretmochelys Fitzinger, 1843
Genus Eretmochelis Tschudi, 1846 accepted as Eretmochelys Fitzinger, 1843
Genus Eritmochelys Tschudi, 1846 accepted as Eretmochelys Fitzinger, 1843
Genus Euchelonia Tschudi, 1846 accepted as Chelonia Brongniart, 1800
Genus Euchelus accepted as Chelonia Brongniart, 1800
Genus Euchelys Girard, 1858 accepted as Chelonia Brongniart, 1800
Genus Halichelys Fitzinger, 1843 accepted as Caretta Rafinesque, 1814
Genus Herpysmostes Gistl, 1868 accepted as Eretmochelys Fitzinger, 1843
Genus Megemys Gistl, 1848 accepted as Chelonia Brongniart, 1800
Genus Midas Herrera, 1901 accepted as Chelonia Brongniart, 1800
Genus Mydasea Gervais, 1843 accepted as Chelonia Brongniart, 1800
Genus Thalassiochelis Nardo, 1864 accepted as Caretta Rafinesque, 1814
Genus Thalassiochelys accepted as Thalassochelys Fitzinger, 1835
Genus Thallasochelys Barbour & Cole, 1906 accepted as Caretta Rafinesque, 1814
Genus Thalssochelys accepted as Thalassochelys Fitzinger, 1835
marine
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2018). Cheloniidae Bonaparte, 1832. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=115298 on 2018-12-19
Date
action
by
2006-09-19 22:00:00Z
created
2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
changed

basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

extant flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   

habitat flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Animalia (Kingdom) > Eumetazoa (Subkingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Reptilia (Class) > Anapsida (Subclass) > Testudines (Order) > Casichelydia (Suborder) > Cryptodira (Infraorder) > Chelonioidea (Superfamily) > Cheloniidae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info Benton, 1993 habitat flag(s): M; stratigraphic range: Cretaceous (Maastrichtian)-Holocene (?Recent). Marine turtles (lay eggs on land). [details]

Habitat Marine and nonmarine [details]