Name: Kurmademys.
Phonetic: Kur-mah-dem-iss.
Named By: E.‭ ‬S.‭ ‬Gaffney,‭ ‬S.‭ ‬Chatterjee,‭ & ‬D.‭ ‬K.‭ ‬Rudra‭ ‬-‭ ‬2001.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Reptilia,‭ ‬Testudines,‭ ‬Pleurodira,‭ ‬Bothremydidae.
Species: K.‭ ‬kallamedensis‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Uncertain.
Size: Unavailable.
Known locations: India‭ ‬-‭ ‬Kallamedu Formation.
Time period: Maastrichtian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Partial remains.

       Kurmademys is a genus of side-necked turtle that lived in India during the late Cretaceous.

Further reading
-‭ ‬Kurmademys,‭ ‬a new side-necked turtle‭ (‬Pelomedusoides:‭ ‬Bothremydidae‭) ‬from the Late Cretaceous of India.‭ ‬-‭ ‬American Museum Novitates‭ ‬3321:1-16.‭ ‬-‭ ‬E.‭ ‬S.‭ ‬Gaffney,‭ ‬S.‭ ‬Chatterjee,‭ & ‬D.‭ ‬K.‭ ‬Rudra‭ ‬-‭ ‬2001.


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