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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Pelomedusidae
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk
Pelomedusidae Cope 1868

Alternative Names

Bothremys Leidy 1865
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Carteremys Williams 1953
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Duerochelys Fuentes 1975
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Eusarkiidae
Subjective synonym according to Paleobiology Database
Palaeaspis Gray 1870
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Paralichelys Bergounioux 1935
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Peltocephalidae
Subjective synonym according to Paleobiology Database
Sternothaeridae
Subjective synonym according to Paleobiology Database
Taquetochelys de Broin 1980
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Teneremys de Broin 1980
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

African mud terrapins preferred
Afro-American Side-Necked Turtles
Recognized by CITES

French

Peloméduses, Péluses preferred
Recognized by CITES

Japanese

ヨコクビガメ科 preferred
Recognized by piaf and admin

Spanish; Castilian

Tortugas Pleurodiras Cuello Corto preferred
Recognized by CITES
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Curated hierarchies for Pelomedusidae

GBIF classification

Animalia
Chordata
Reptilia
Testudines
70 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.