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Cyclanorbis Gray 1854 (softshell turtle)

Reptilia - Testudines - Trionychidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 37677

Full reference: J. E. Gray. 1854. Description of a new genus and some new species of tortoises. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1852:133-135

Parent taxon: Cyclanorbinae according to G. L. Georgalis and W. G. Joyce 2017

Sister taxa: Cycloderma, Lissemys, Nemegtemys

Subtaxa: Cyclanorbis elegans, Cyclanorbis senegalensis, Cyclanorbis turkanensis

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Ecology: aquatic piscivore-carnivore