Name: Tacuarembemys.
Phonetic: Tak-u-ah-rem-bem-iss.
Named By: D.‭ ‬Perea,‭ ‬M.‭ ‬Soto,‭ ‬J.‭ ‬Sterli,‭ ‬V.‭ ‬Mesa,‭ ‬P.‭ ‬Torino,‭ ‬G.‭ ‬Roland‭ & ‬J.‭ ‬Da Silva‭ ‬-‭ ‬2014.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Reptilia,‭ ‬Testudines.
Species: T.‭ ‬kusterae‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Uncertain.
Size: Shell Carapace estimated to be about 18 centimetres long.
Known locations: Uruguay‭ ‬-‭ ‬Tacuarembó Formation.
Time period: Late Jurassic.
Fossil representation: Partial skeleton.

       Tacuarembemys is a genus of turtle that lived in South America during the late Jurassic.

Further reading
-‭ ‬Tacuarembemys kusterae,‭ ‬gen.‭ ‬et sp.‭ ‬nov.,‭ ‬a new Late Jurassic-‭?‬earliest Cretaceous continental turtle from western Gondwana.‭ ‬Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology‭ ‬34‭(‬6‭)‬:1329-1341.‭ ‬-‭ ‬D.‭ ‬Perea,‭ ‬M.‭ ‬Soto,‭ ‬J.‭ ‬Sterli,‭ ‬V.‭ ‬Mesa,‭ ‬P.‭ ‬Torino,‭ ‬G.‭ ‬Roland‭ & ‬J.‭ ‬Da Silva‭ ‬-‭ ‬2014.


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