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Chelidae Gray, 1825

114586  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:114586)

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  1. Genus Acanthochelys Gray, 1873
  2. Genus Batrachemys Stejneger, 1909
  3. Genus Bonapartemys Lapparent de Broin & de la Fuente, 2001 †
  4. Genus Bufocephala McCord, Joseph-Ouni & Lamar, 2001
  5. Genus Chelodina Fitzinger, 1826
  6. Genus Chelomedusa Gray, 1873
  7. Genus Chelus Duméril, 1805
  8. Genus Chelymys Gray, 1844
  9. Genus Elseya Gray, 1867
  10. Genus Elusor Cann & Legler, 1994
  11. Genus Emydura Bonaparte, 1836
  12. Genus Euchelymys Gray, 1871
  13. Genus Flaviemys Le, Reid, McCord, Naro-Maciel, Raxworthy, Amato & Georges, 2013
  14. Genus Hydraspis Bell, 1828
  15. Genus Hydromedusa Wagler, 1830
  16. Genus Linderochelys De la Fuente, Calvo & González Riga, 2007 †
  17. Genus Lomalatachelys Lapparent de Broin & de la Fuente, 2001 †
  18. Genus Mesoclemmys Gray, 1873
  19. Genus Myuchelys Thomson & Georges, 2009
  20. Genus Palaeophrynops Lapparent de Broin & de la Fuente, 2001 †
  21. Genus Phrynops Wagler, 1830
  22. Genus Platemys Wagler, 1830
  23. Genus Prochelidella Lapparent de Broin & de la Fuente, 2001 †
  24. Genus Pseudemydura Siebenrock, 1901
  25. Genus Ranacephala McCord, Joseph-Ouni & Lamar, 2001
  26. Genus Rheodytes Legler & Cann, 1980
  27. Genus Rhinemys Wagler, 1830
  28. Genus Salamanchelys Bona, 2006 †
  29. Genus Spatulemys Gray, 1872
  30. Genus Wollumbinia Wells, 2007
  31. Genus Yaminuechelys de la Fuente, de Lapparent de Broin & Manera de Bianco, 2001 †
  32. Genus Hesperochelodina Wells & Wellington, 1985 accepted as Chelodina Fitzinger, 1826 (unaccepted > nomen nudum)
  33. Genus Chelidonia Le Conte, 1854 accepted as Chelodina Fitzinger, 1826
  34. Genus Chelidura Oudemans, 1894 accepted as Chelodina Fitzinger, 1826
  35. Genus Chelyda Rafinesque, 1815 accepted as Chelus Duméril, 1805
  36. Genus Chelydura Oudemans, 1894 accepted as Chelodina Fitzinger, 1826
  37. Genus Chelyodina Agassiz, 1846 accepted as Chelodina Fitzinger, 1826
  38. Genus Chelys Oppel, 1811 accepted as Chelus Duméril, 1805
  39. Genus Emudura accepted as Emydura Bonaparte, 1836
  40. Genus Macrochelodina Wells & Wellington, 1985 accepted as Chelodina Fitzinger, 1826
  41. Genus Macrodiremys McCord & Joseph-Ouni, 2007 accepted as Chelodina Fitzinger, 1826
  42. Genus Platyemys Agassiz, 1846 accepted as Platemys Wagler, 1830
  43. Genus Pseudoemydura accepted as Pseudemydura Siebenrock, 1901
  44. Genus Supremechelys Hoser, 2014 accepted as Chelodina Fitzinger, 1826 (Name not accepted by the Reptile Database (July 2019))
  45. Genus Tropicochelymys Wells & Wellington, 1985 accepted as Emydura Bonaparte, 1836
  46. Genus Parahydraspis Wieland, 1923 (uncertain, unassessed)
  47. Genus Pelocomastes Vis, 1897 † (uncertain, unassessed)
  48. Genus Chelydera Thomson & Georges in Shea et al., 2020 accepted as Chelodina Fitzinger, 1826 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym, proposed as subgenus)
  49. Genus Hanwarachelys Thomson, Amepou, Anamiato & Georges, 2015 accepted as Elseya Gray, 1867 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym, proposed as subgenus)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2024). Chelidae Gray, 1825. Accessed at: https://irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=114586 on 2024-06-08
Date
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2006-09-19 22:00:00Z
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2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
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2019-07-10 19:22:38Z
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2024-04-02 05:30:36Z
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basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

taxonomy source Gaffney, E.S.; Tong, H.; Meylan, P.A. (2006). Evolution of the side-necked turtles: the families Bothremydidae, Euraxemydidae, and Araripemydidae. <em>Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History.</em> 300: 1-698., available online at https://doi.org/10.1206/0003-0090(2006)300[1:EOTSTT]2.0.CO;2 [details]   

name verified source Gaffney, E.S.; Tong, H.; Meylan, P.A. (2006). Evolution of the side-necked turtles: the families Bothremydidae, Euraxemydidae, and Araripemydidae. <em>Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History.</em> 300: 1-698., available online at https://doi.org/10.1206/0003-0090(2006)300[1:EOTSTT]2.0.CO;2 [details]   

current name source Gaffney, E.S.; Tong, H.; Meylan, P.A. (2006). Evolution of the side-necked turtles: the families Bothremydidae, Euraxemydidae, and Araripemydidae. <em>Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History.</em> 300: 1-698., available online at https://doi.org/10.1206/0003-0090(2006)300[1:EOTSTT]2.0.CO;2 [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) > Pleurodira (Infraorder) > Chelidae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info Benton, 1993 habitat flag(s): F; stratigraphic range: Eocene (Ypresian)-Holocene (?Recent) [details]

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