Named By: J. Sterli - 2008.
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Pantestudines, Testudinata.
Species: C. antiqua (type).
Known locations: Argentina - Cañadón Asfalto Formation.
Time period: Toarcian of the Jurassic.
Fossil representation: Partial remains.
Condorchelys is a genus of turtle that lived in South America during the Jurassic.
- A new, nearly complete stem turtle from the Jurassic of South America with implications for turtle evolution. - Biology Letters 4(3):286-289. - J. Sterli - 2008.