Jiangxichelys

Name: Jiangxichelys ‭(‬Jiangxi shell‭)‬.
Phonetic: Je-ang-zi-kel-iss.
Named By: H.‭ ‬-Y.‭ ‬Tong‭ & ‬J.‭ ‬-Y.‭ ‬Mo‭ ‬-‭ ‬2010.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Reptilia,‭ ‬Testudines.
Species: J.‭ ‬ganzhouensis‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Omnivore‭?
Size: Unavailable.
Known locations: China,‭ ‬Jiangxi Province‭ ‬-‭ ‬Nanxiong Formation.
Time period: Maastrichtian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Complete shell.

       Jiangxichelys is a genus of turtle that lived in China during the late Cretaceous.

Further reading
-‭ ‬Jiangxichelys,‭ ‬a new nanhsiungchelyid turtle from the Late Cretaceous of Ganzhou,‭ ‬Jiangxi Province,‭ ‬China.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Geological Magazine‭ ‬147‭(‬6‭)‬:981-986.‭ ‬-‭ ‬H.‭ ‬-Y.‭ ‬Tong‭ & ‬J.‭ ‬-Y.‭ ‬Mo‭ ‬-‭ ‬2010.



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