Named By: Swinton - 1939.
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Anapsida, Testudines, Pleurodira, Pelomedusoidea, Podocnemididae.
Species: S. pisdurensis.
Known locations: India - Kunnam Formation, Lameta Formation.
Time period: Turonian to Maastrichtian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Partial remains.
Shweboemys is a genus of turtle that is known to have lived in Asia during the late Cretaceous. A former species of Shweboemys, S. gaffneyi, has now been renamed as a distinct genus called Brontochelys.
- A new fossil fresh-water tortoise from Burma. - Records of the Geological Survey of India 74(4):548-551. - W. E. Swinton - 1939.