Elseya uberrima

Elseya uberrima

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Chelidoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Cladus: Sarcopterygii
Cladus: Rhipidistia
Cladus: Tetrapodomorpha
Cladus: Eotetrapodiformes
Cladus: Elpistostegalia
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Reptiliomorpha
Cladus: Amniota
Classis: Reptilia
Cladus: Eureptilia
Cladus: Romeriida
Subclassis: Diapsida
Cladus: Sauria
Cladus: Archelosauria
Division: Pan-Testudines
Division: Testudinata
Ordo: Testudines
Infraordo: Pan-Pleurodira
Subordo: Pleurodira
Superfamilia: Chelidoidea

Familia: Chelidae
Subfamilia: Chelodininae
Genus: Elseya
Subgenus: Pelocomastes
Species: Elseya uberrima

NameEdit

  • Elseya uberima De Vis, 1897 sec, Thomson et al. 2015
    • Type locality: Locality. Darling Downs, Queensland, Australia.
    • Horizon: Pliocene.
    • Holotype: none set (de Vis, 1897). Lectotype: QMF9040 by subsequent designation (Gaffney, 1981)

SynonymyEdit

  • Chelymys uberima de Vis 1897: 3.
    • Chelymys antiqua de Vis 1897: 4.
    • Chelymys arata de Vis 1897: 5.
    • Pelecomastes ampla de Vis 1897: 6–7.
    • Elseya uberrima Thomson 2000
    • Elseya (Pelocomastes) uberrima Thomson et al. 2015

DistributionEdit

Darling Downs region of Queensland, Australia.

ReferencesEdit

Vernacular namesEdit

  • en: Snapping Turtle (uberima means utmost good faith in Latin, how that can be translated to a common name is up for interpretation).