Named By: R. E. Weems & A. E. Sanders - 2014.
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Testudines.
Species: A. palmeri (type).
Known locations: USA, South Carolina - Ashley Formation, Chandler Bridge Formation. Virginia - Old Church Formation.
Time period: Oligocene.
Fossil representation: Partial remains of several individuals.
Ashleychelys is a genus of sea turtle that lived during the Miocene.
- Oligocene Pancheloniid Sea Turtles from the Vicinity of Charleston, South Carolina, U.S.A. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 34(1):80-99. - R. E. Weems & A. E. Sanders - 2014.