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Danilov, I. G., Hirayama, R., Sukhanov, V. B., Suzuki, S., Watabe, M. and Vitek, N. S., in press. Cretaceous soft-shelled turtles (Trionychidae) of Mongolia: new diversity, records and a revision. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, , .

De La Fuente, M. S., Maniel, I., Jannello, J. M., Sterli, J., Garrido, A. C., Garcia, R. A., Salgado, L., Canudo, J. I. and Bolatti, R., 2017. Unusual shell anatomy and osteohistology in a new Late Cretaceous panchelid turtle from northwestern Patagonia, Argentina. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, , .

Lopez-Conde, O. A., Sterli, J., Alvarado-Ortega, J. and Chavarria-Arellano, M. L., in press. A new platychelyid turtle (pan-Pleurodira) from the Late Jurassic (Kimmeridgian) of Oaxaca, Mexico. Papers in Palaeontology, , .

Lujan, A. H., Delfino, M., Robles, J. M. and Alba, D. M., in press. The Miocene tortoise Testudo catalaunica Bataller, 1926, and a revised phylogeny of extinct species of genus Testudo (Testudines: Testudinidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, , .

Naksri, W., Tong, H.-Y., Lauprasert, K., Suteethorn, V. and Claude, J., in press. A new species of Cuora (Testudines: Geoemydidae) from the Miocene of Thailand and its evolutionary significance. Geological Magazine, , .

Perez-Garcia, A., in press. Reinterpretation of the Spanish Late Jurassic "Hispaniachelys prebetica" as an indeterminate plesiochelyid turtle (Testudines, Pancryptodira). Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, , .

Perez-Garcia, A., in press. A new turtle taxon (Podocnemidoidea, Bothremydidae) reveals the oldest known dispersal event of the crown Pleurodira from Gondwana to Laurasia. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, , .
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Perez-Garcia, A., Gasulla, J. M. and Ortega, F., in press. A new species of Brodiechelys (Testudines, Pan-Cryptodira) from the Early Cretaceous of Spain: systematic and palaeobiogeographic implications. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, , .

Perez-Garcia, A., Royo-Torres, R. and Cobos, A., in press. A new European Late Jurassic pleurosternid (Testudines, Paracryptodira) and a new hypothesis of paracryptodiran phylogeny. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, , .

Schoch, R. R. and Sues, H.-D., in press. A Middle Triassic stem-turtle and the evolution of the turtle body plan. Nature, , .

Sterli, J. and de la Fuente, M. S., in press. New evidence from the Palaeocene of Patagonia (Argentina) on the evolution and palaeo-biogeography of Meiolaniformes (Testudinata, new taxon name). Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, , .

Sterli, J., de la Fuente, M. S. and Umazano, A. M., in press. New remains and new insights on the Gondwanan meiolaniform turtle Chubutemys copelloi from the Lower Cretaceous of Patagonia, Argentina. Gondwana Research, , .

2016

Brinkman, D., Aguillon-Martinez, M. C., Howard, H. J. and Brown, C., 2016. Yelmochelys rosarioae gen. et sp. nov., a stem kinosternid (Testudines; Kinosternidae) from the Late Cretaceous of Coahuila, Mexico. PaleoBios, 33, 1-20.

Joyce, W. G., Lyson, T. R. and Kirkland, J. I., 2016. An early bothremydid (Testudines, Pleurodira) from the Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian) of Utah, North America. PeerJ, 4, e2502.
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Joyce, W. G., Lyson, T. R. and Williams, S., 2016. Gilmoremys lancensis (Testudines, Trionychidae) from the Hell Creek Formation of southeastern Montana, U.S.A. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 36, e1225748.

Joyce, W. G., Rabi, M., Clark, J. M. and Xu, X., 2016. A toothed turtle from the Late Jurassic of China and the global biogeographic history of turtles. VMC Evolutionary Biology, 16, 236.

Lyson, T. R., Joyce, W. G., Lucas, S. G. and Sullivan, R. M., 2016. A new baenid turtle from the Early Paleocene (Torrejonian) of New Mexico and a species-level phylogenetic analysis of Baenidae. Journal of Paleontology, 90, 305-316.

Szczygielski, T. and Sulej, T., 2016. Revision of the Triassic European turtles Proterochersis and Murrhardtia (Reptilia, Testudinata, Proterochersidae), with the description of new taxa from Poland and Germany. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 177, 395-427.

2015

Anquetin, J., Puntener, C. and Billon-Bruyat, J.-P., 2015. Portlandemys gracilis n. sp., a new coastal marine turtle from the Late Jurassic of Porrentruy (Switzerland) and a reconsideration of plesiochelyid cranial anatomy. PLOS ONE, 10, e0129193.
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Bourque, J. R. and Schubert, B. W., 2015. Fossil musk turtles (Kinosternidae, Sternotherus) from the late Miocene-early Pliocene (Hemphillian) of Tennessee and Florida. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 35, e885441.
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Bourque, J. R., Hutchison, J. H., Holroyd, P. A. and Bloch, J. I., 2015. A new dermatemydid (Testudines, Kinosternoidea) from the Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum, Willwood Formation, southeastern Bighorn Basin, Wyoming. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 35, e905481.

Cadena, E., 2015. The first South American sandownid turtle from the Lower Cretaceous of Colombia. PeerJ, 3, e1431.
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Cadena, E. A. and Parham, J. E., 2015. Oldest known marine turtle? A new protostegid from the Lower Cretaceous of Colombia. PaleoBios, 32, 1-42.
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Ferreira, G. S., Rincon, A. D., Solorzano, A. and Langer, M. C., 2015. The last marine pelomedusoids (Testudines: Pleurodira): a new species of Bairdemys and the paleoecology of Stereogenyina. PeerJ, 3, e1063.

Li, L., Joyce, W. G. and Liu, J., 2015. The first soft-shelled turtle from the Jehol Biota of China. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 35, e909450.

Lively, J. R., 2015. A new species of baenid turtle from the Kaiparowits Formation (Upper Cretaceous, Campanian) of southern Utah. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 35, e1009084.
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Zhou, C.-F. and Rabi, M., 2015. A sinemydid turtle from the Jehol Biota provides insights into the basal divergence of crown turtles. Scientific Reports, 5, 16299.

2014

Broin, F. L., Bardet, N., Amaghzaz, M. and Meslouh, S., 2014. A strange new chelonioid turtle from the Latest Cretaceous Phosphates of Morocco. Comptes Rendus Palevol, 13, 87-95.

Broin, F. L., Murelaga, X., Farres, F. and Altimiras, J., 2014. An exceptional cheloniid turtle, Osonachelus decorata nov. gen., nov. sp., from the Eocene (Bartonian) of Catalonia (Spain). Geobios, 47, 111-132.

Corsini, J. A., Bohme, M. and Joyce, W. G., 2014. Reappraisal of Testudo antiqua (Testudines, Testudinidae) from the Miocene of Hohenhowen, Germany. Journal of Paleontology, 88, 948-966.

Perea, D., Soto, M., Sterli, J., Mesa, V., Torino, P., Roland, G. and Da Silva, J., 2014. Tacuarembemys kusterae, gen. et sp. nov., a new Late Jurassic-?earliest Cretaceous continental turtle from western Gondwana. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 34, 1329-1341.
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Puntener, C., Billon-Bruyat, J.-P., Bocat, L., Berger, J.-P. and Joyce, W. G., 2014. Taxonomy and phylogeny of the turtle Tropidemys langii Rutimeyer, 1873, based on new specimens from the Kimmeridgian of the Swiss Jura Mountains. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 34, 353-374.

Rabi, M., Sukhanov, V. B., Egorova, V. N., Danilov, I. G. and Joyce, W. G., 2014. Osteology, relationships, and ecology of Annemys (Testudines, Eucryptodira) from the Late Jurassic of Shar Teg, Mongolia, and phylogenetic definitions for Xinjiangchelyidae, Sinemydidae, and Macrobaenidae. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 34, 327-352.
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Romano, P. S. R., Gallo, V., Ramos, R. R. C. and Antonioli, L., 2014. Atolchelys lepida, a new side-necked turtle from the Early Cretaceous of Brazil and the age of crown Pleurodira. Biology Letters, 10, 20140290.
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Weems, R. E. and Sanders, A. E., 2014. Oligocene pancheloniid sea turtles from the vicinity of Charleston, South Carolina, U.S.A. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 34, 80-99.

Zhou, C.-F., Rabi, M. and Joyce, W. G., 2014. A new specimen of Manchurochelys manchoukuoensis from the Early Cretaceous Jehol Biota of Chifeng, Inner Mongolia, China and the phylogeny of Cretaceous basal eucryptodiran turtles. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 14, 77.

2013

Bardet, N., Jalil, N.-E., Broin, F. L., Germain, D., Lambert, O. and Amaghzaz, M., 2013. A giant chelonioid turtle from the Late Cretaceous of Morocco with a suction feeding apparatus unique among tetrapods. PLOS ONE, 8, e63586.

Brinkman, D. B., Yuan, C.-X., Ji, Q., Li, D.-Q. and You, H.-L., 2013. A new turtle from the Xiagou Formation (Early Cretaceous) of Changma Basin, Gansu Province, P. R. China. Palaeobiodiversity and Palaeoenvironments, 93, 367-382.

Cadena, E. A., Ksepka, D. T. and Norell, M. A., 2013. New material of Mongolemys elegans Khosatzky and Mlynarski, 1971 (Testudines: Lindholmemydidae), from the Late Cretaceous of Mongolia with comments on bone histology and phylogeny. American Museum Novitates, 3766, 1-27.

Cadena, E. A., Jaramillo, C. A. and Bloch, J. I., 2013. New material of the platychelyid turtle Notoemys zapatocaensis from the Early Cretaceous of Colombia; implications for understanding Pleurodira evolution. In Brinkman, D. B., Holroyd, P. A. and Gardner, J. D. (eds.) Morphology and Evolution of Turtles. Springer, Dordrecht, p105-120.

Danilov, I. G., Sukhanov, V. B. and Syromyatnikova, E. V., 2013. Redescription of Zangerlia dzamynchondi (Testudines: Nanhsiungchelyidae) from the Late Cretaceous of Mongolia, with a reassessment of the phylogenetic position and relationships of Zangerlia. In Brinkman, D. B., Holroyd, P. A. and Gardner, J. D. (eds.) Morphology and Evolution of Turtles. Springer, Dordrecht, p407-417.

Danilov, I. G., Syromyatnikova, E. V., Skutschas, P. P., Kodrul, T. M. and Jin, J.-H., 2013. The first 'true' Adocus (Testudines, Adocidae) from the Paleogene of Asia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 33, 1071-1080.
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Joyce, W. G., Parham, J. F., Lyson, T. R., Warnock, R. C. M. and Donoghue, P. C. J., 2013. A divergence dating analysis of turtles using fossil calibrations: an example of best practices. Journal of Paleontology, 87, 612-634.

Joyce, W. G., Schoch, R. R. and Lyson, T. R., 2013. The girdles of the oldest fossil turtle, Proterochersis robusta, and the age of the turtle crown. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 13, 266.

Larson, D. W., Longrich, N. R., Evans, D. C. and Ryan, M. J., 2013. A new species of Neurankylus from the Milk River Formation (Cretaceous: Santonian) of Alberta, Canada, and a revision of the type species N. eximius. In Brinkman, D. B., Holroyd, P. A. and Gardner, J. D. (eds.) Morphology and Evolution of Turtles. Springer, Dordrecht, p389-405.

Perez-Garcia, A. and Murelaga, X., 2013. Camerochelys vilanovai gen. et sp. nov., a new pan-cryptodiran turtle in the Early Cretaceous of the Iberian Range (Spain). Cretaceous Research, 41, 143-149.

Perez-Garcia, A., Ortega, F. and Murelaga, X., 2013. Two synchronic and sympatric Bothremydidae taxa (Chelonii, Pleurodira) in the Late Cretaceous Site of "Lo Hueco" (Cuenca, Spain). In Brinkman, D. B., Holroyd, P. A. and Gardner, J. D. (eds.) Morphology and Evolution of Turtles. Springer, Dordrecht, p251-259.

Rabi, M., Zhou, C.-F., Wings, O., Ge, S. and Joyce, W. G., 2013. A new xinjiangchelyid turtle from the Middle Jurassic of Xinjiang, China and the evolution of the basipterygoid process in Mesozoic turtles. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 13, 203.
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Sereno, P. C. and ElShafie, S. J., 2013. A new long-necked turtle, Laganemys tenerensis (Pleurodira: Araripemydidae), from the Elrhaz Formation (Aptian-Albian) of Niger. In Brinkman, D. B., Holroyd, P. A. and Gardner, J. D. (eds.) Morphology and Evolution of Turtles. Springer, Dordrecht, p215-250.

Smith, E. T. and Kear, B. P., 2013. Spoochelys ormondea gen. et sp. nov., an archaic meiolaniid-like turtle from the Early Cretaceous of Lightning Ridge, Australia. In Brinkman, D. B., Holroyd, P. A. and Gardner, J. D. (eds.) Morphology and Evolution of Turtles. Springer, Dordrecht, p121-146.

Sterli, J., Pol, D. and Laurin, M., 2013. Incorporating phylogenetic uncertainty on phylogeny-based palaeontological dating and the timing of turtle diversification. Cladistics, 29, 233-246.
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Sullivan, R. M., Jasinski, S. E. and Lucas, S. G., 2013. Re-assessment of late Campanian (Kirtlandian) turtles from the Upper Cretaceous Fruitland and Kirtland Formations, San Juan Basin, New Mexico, USA. In Brinkman, D. B., Holroyd, P. A. and Gardner, J. D. (eds.) Morphology and Evolution of Turtles. Springer, Dordrecht, p337-387.

Tong, H.-Y. and Meylan, P., 2013. Morphology and relationships of Brachyopsemys tingitana gen. et sp. nov. from the Early Paleocene of Morocco and recognition of the new eucryptodiran turtle family: Sandownidae. In Brinkman, D. B., Holroyd, P. A. and Gardner, J. D. (eds.) Morphology and Evolution of Turtles. Springer, Dordrecht, p187-212.

2012

Anquetin, J., 2012. Reassessment of the phylogenetic interrelationships of basal turtles (Testudinata). Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 10, 3-45.
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Bourque, J. R., 2012. An extinct mud turtle of the Kinosternon flavescens group (Testudines, Kinosternidae) from the middle Miocene (late Barstovian) of New Mexico. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 32, 68-81.
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Bourque, J. R., 2012. A fossil mud turtle (Testudines, Kinosternidae) from the early middle Miocene (early Barstovian) of New Mexico. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 32, 836-853.
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Cadena, E. A., Ksepka, D. T., Jaramillo, C. A. and Bloch, J. I., 2012. New pelomedusoid turtles from the late Palaeocene Cerrejon Formation of Colombia and their implications for phylogeny and body size evolution. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 10, 313-331.

Cadena, E. A., Bloch, J. I. and Jaramillo, C. A., 2012. New bothremydid turtle (Testudines, Pleurodira) from the Paleocene of northeastern Colombia. Journal of Paleontology, 86, 688-698.

Joyce, W. G. and Sterli, J., 2012. Congruence, non-homology, and the phylogeny of basal turtles. Acta Zoologica, 93, 149-159.

Joyce, W. G., Petricevic, A., Lyson, T. R. and Czaplewski, N. J., 2012. A new box turtle from the Miocene/Pliocene boundary (latest Hemphillian) of Oklahoma and a refined chronology of box turtle diversification. Journal of Paleontology, 86, 177-190.

Karl, H.-V., Groning, E., Brauckmann, C. and Reich, M., 2012. Ballerstedtia bueckebergensis, a new turtle from the Early Cretaceous Wealden facies of Germany (Testudines: Pleurosternidae). Studia Geologica Salmanticensia Volumen Especial, 9, 47-60.

Perez-Garcia, A., 2012. High diversity of pancryptodiran turtles in the Lower Cretaceous of Europe. Cretaceous Research, 36, 67-82.

Perez-Garcia, A., 2012. The European Early Cretaceous cryptodiran turtle Chitracephalus dumonii and the diversity of a poorly known lineage of turtles. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 57, 575-588.

Perez-Garcia, A., 2012. Berruchelus russelli, gen. et sp. nov., a paracryptodiran turtle from the Cenozoic of Europe. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 32, 545-556.

Perez-Garcia, A. and Murelaga, X., 2012. Larachelus morla, gen. et sp. nov., a new member of the little-known European Early Cretaceous record of stem cryptodiran turtles. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 32, 1293-1302.
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Perez-Garcia, A. and Murelaga, X., 2012. Galvechelone lopezmartinezae gen. et sp. nov., a new cryptodiran turtle in the Lower Cretaceous of EUrope. Palaeontology, 55, 937-944.

Perez-Garcia, A., Ortega, F. and Murelaga, X., 2012. A new genus of Bothremydidae (Chelonii, Pleurodira) in the Cretaceous of Southwestern Europe. Geobios, 45, 219-229.

Perez-Garcia, A., de la Fuente, M. S. and Ortega, F., 2012. A new freshwater basal eucryptodiran turtle from the Early Cretaceous of Spain. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 57, 285-298.

Rabi, M., Tong, H.-Y. and Botfalvai, G., 2012. A new species of the side-necked turtle Foxemys (Pelomedusoides: Bothremydidae) from the Late Cretaceous of Hungary and the historical biogeography of the Bothremydini. Geological Magazine, 149, 662-674.

Syromyatnikova, E. V., Danilov, I. G. and Sukhanov, V. B., 2012. A redescription and phylogenetic position of Adocus planus, an adocid turtle from the Late Cretaceous of Mongolia. Proceedings of the Zoological Institute RAS, 316, 380-391.

Tong, H.-Y., Danilov, I., Yong, Y., Hui, O.-Y., Peng, G.-Z. and Li, K., 2012. A revision of xinjiangchelyid turtles from the Late Jurassic of Sichuan Basin, China. Annales de Paleontologie, 98, 73-114.

Tong, H.-Y., Danilov, I., Yong, Y., Hui, O.-Y. and Peng, G.-Z., 2012. Middle Jurassic turtles from the Sichuan Basin, China: a review. Geological Magazine, 149, 675-695.

Vitek, N. S., 2012. Giant fossil soft-shelled turtles of North America. Palaeontologia Electronica, 15, 1-43.

2011

Gaffney, E. S. and Krause, D. W., 2011. Sokatra, a new side-necked turtle (Late Cretaceous, Madagascar) and the diversification of the main groups of Pelomedusoides. American Museum Novitates, 3728, 1-28.

Gaffney, E. S., Meylan, P. A., Wood, R. C., Simons, E. and Campos, D. A., 2011. Evolution of the side-necked turtles: the family Podocnemididae. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 350, 1-237.
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Joyce, W. G. and Lyson, T. R., 2011. New material of Gilmoremys lancensis nov. comb. (Testudines: Trionychidae) from the Hell Creek Formation and the diagnosis of plastomenid turtles. Journal of Paleontology, 85, 442-459.

Joyce, W. G., Chapman, S. D., Moody, R. T. J. and Walker, C. A., 2011. The skull of the solemydid turtle Helochelydra from the Early Cretaceous of the Isle of Wight (UK) and a review of Solemydidae. Special Papers in Palaeontology, 86, 75-97.
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Knauss, G. E., Joyce, W. G., Lyson, T. R. and Pearson, D., 2011. A new kinosternoid from the Late Cretaceous Hell Creek Formation of North Dakota and Montana and the origin of the Dermatemys mawii lineage. Palaontologische Zeitschrift, 85, 125-142.

Lyson, T. R. and Joyce, W. G., 2011. Cranial anatomy and phylogenetic placement of the enigmatic turtle Compsemys victa Leidy, 1856. Journal of Paleontology, 85, 789-801.
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Lyson, T. R., Joyce, W. G., Knauss, G. E. and Pearson, D. A., 2011. Boremys (Testudines, Baenidae) from the latest Cretaceous and early Paleocene of North Dakota: an 11-million-year range extension and an additional K/T survivor. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 31, 729-737.

Perez-Garcia, A. and Ortega, F., 2011. Selenemys lusitanica, gen. et sp. nov., a new pleurosternid turtle (Testudines: Paracryptodira) from the Upper Jurassic of Portugal. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 31, 60-69.

Slater, B. J., Reolid, M., Schouten, R. and Benton, M. J., 2011. A new Late Jurassic turtle from Spain: phylogenetic implications, taphonomy and palaeoecology. Palaeontology, 54, 1393-1414.

Sterli, J. and de la Fuente, M. S., 2011. A new turtle from the La Colonia Formation (Campanian-Maastrichtian), Patagonia, Argentina, with remarks on the evolution of the vertebral column in turtles. Palaeontology, 54, 63-78.
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Syromyatnikova, E. V., 2011. Turtles of the genus Ferganemys Nessov et Khosatzky, 1977 (Adocidae): shell morphology and phylogenetic position. Proceedings of the Zoological Institute RAS, 315, 38-52.

Vitek, N., 2011. Insights into the taxonomy and systematics of North American Eocene soft-shelled turtles from a well-preserved specimen. Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History, 52, 189-208.
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2010

Cadena, E. A., Bloch, J. I. and Jaramillo, C. A., 2010. New podocnemidid turtle (Testudines: Pleurodira) from the middle-upper Paleocene of South America. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 30, 367-382.

Joyce, W. G. and Lyson, T. R., 2010. Pangshura tatrotia, a new species of pond turtle (Testudinoidea) from the Pliocene Siwaliks of Pakistan. Journal of Systematic Paleontology, 8, 449-458.

Joyce, W. G. and Lyson, T. R., 2010. A neglected lineage of North American turtles fills a major gap in the fossil record. Palaeontology, 53, 241-248.
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Lyson, T. R. and Joyce, W. G., 2010. A new baenid turtle from the Upper Cretaceous (Maastrichtian) Hell Creek Formation of North Dakota and a preliminary taxonomic review of Cretaceous Baenidae. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 30, 394-402.

Parham, J. F. and Pyenson, N. D., 2010. New sea turtle from the Miocene of Peru and the iterative evolution of feeding ecomorphologies since the Cretaceous. Journal of Paleontology, 84, 231-247.

Sterli, J., 2010. Phylogenetic relationships among extinct and extant turtles: the position of Pleurodira and the effects of the fossils on rooting crown-group turtles. Contributions to Zoology, 79, 93-106.
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Zhou, C.-F., 2010. A new eucryptodiran turtle from the Early Cretaceous Jiufotang Formation of western Liaoning, China. Zootaxa, 2676, 45-56.

Zhou, C.-F., 2010. A second specimen of Manchurochelys manchoukuoensis Endo & Shikama, 1942 (Testudines: Eucryptodira) from the Early Cretaceous Yixian Formation of western Liaoning, China. Zootaxa, 2534, 57-66.

2009

Anquentin, J., Barrett, P. M., Jones, M. E. H., Moore-Fay, S. and Evans, S. E., 2009. A new stem turtle from the Middle Jurassic of Scotland: new insights into the evolution and palaeoecology of basal turtles. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B, 276, 879-886.
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Chesi, F., Delfino, M. and Rook, L., 2009. Late Miocene Mauremys (Testudines, Geoemydidae) from Tuscany (Italy): evidence of terrapin persistence after a mammal turnover. Journal of Paleontology, 83, 379-388.

Danilov, I. G. and Syromyatnikova, E. V., 2009. Phylogenetic analysis of turtles of the superfamily Adocoidea. In Rozanov, A., Lopatin, V. and Parkhaev, P. Y. (eds.) Modern Paleontology: Classical and New Methods. Paleontological Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, p67-82.

Gaffney, E. S., Krause, D. W. and Zalmout, I. S., 2009. Kinkonychelys, a new side-necked turtle (Pelomedusoides: Bothremydidae) from the Late Cretaceous of Madagascar. American Museum Novitates, 3662, 1-25.
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Joyce, W. G., Revan, A., Lyson, T. R. and Danilov, I. G., 2009. Two new plastomenine softshell turtles from the Paleocene of Montana and Wyoming. Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History, 50, 307-325.
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Lyson, T. R. and Joyce, W. G., 2009. A new species of Palatobaena (Testudines: Baenidae) and a maximum parsimony and Bayesian phylogenetic analysis of Baenidae. Journal of Paleontology, 83, 457-470.
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Lyson, T. R. and Joyce, W. G., 2009. A revision of Plesiobaena (Testudines: Baenidae) and an assessment of baenid ecology across the K/T Boundary. Journal of Paleontology, 83, 833-853.

Mateus, O., Jacobs, L., Polcyn, M., Schulp, A. S., Vineyard, D., Buta Neto, A. and Telles Antunes, M., 2009. The oldest African eucryptodiran turtle from the Cretaceous of Angola. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 54, 581-588.

Meylan, P. A., Gaffney, E. S. and Campos, D. A., 2009. Caninemys, a new side-necked turtle (Pelomedusoides: Podocnemididae) from the Miocene of Brazil. American Museum Novitates, 3639, 1-26.

Tong, H.-Y., Claude, J., Naksri, W., Suteethorn, V., Buffetaut, E., Khansubha, S., Wongko, K. and Yuangdetkla, P., 2009. Basilochelys macrobios n. gen. and n. sp., a large cryptodiran turtle from the Phu Kradung Formation (latest Jurassic-earliest Cretaceous) of the Khorat Plateau, NE Thailand. Geological Society Special Publications, 315, 153-173.

Vandermark, D., Tarduno, J. A., Brinkman, D. B., Cottrell, R. D. and Mason, S., 2009. New Late Cretaceous macrobaenid turtle with Asian affinities from the High Canadian Arctic: dispersal via ice-free polar routes. Geology, 37, 183-186.

2008

Danilov, I. G. and Parham, J. F., 2008. A reassessment of some poorly known turtles from the Middle Jurassic of China, with comments on the antiquity of extant turtles. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 28, 306-318.

Le, M. and McCord, W. P., 2008. Phylogenetic relationships and biogeographical history of the genus Rhinoclemmys Fitzinger, 1835 and the monophyly of the turtle family Geoemydidae (Testudines: Testudinoidea). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 153, 751-767.

Li, C., Wu, X.-C., Rieppel, O., Wang, L.-T. and Zhao, L.-J., 2008. An ancestral turtle from the Late Triassic of southwestern China. Nature, 456, 497-501.
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Sterli, J., 2008. A new, nearly complete stem turtle from the Jurassic of South America with implications for turtle evolution. Biology Letters, 4, 286-289.

Sukhanov, V. B., Danilov, I. G. and Syromyatnikova, E. V., 2008. The description and phylogenetic position of a new nanhsiungchelyid turtle from the Late Cretaceous of Mongolia.. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 53, 601-614.
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2007

Gaffney, E. S., Rich, T. H., Vickers-Rich, P., Constantine, A., Vacca, R. and Kool, L., 2007. Chubutemys, a new eucryptodiran turtle from the Early Cretaceous of Argentina, and the relationships of the Meiolaniidae. American Museum Novitates, 3599, 1-35.
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Joyce, W. G., 2007. Phylogenetic relationships of Mesozoic turtles. Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History, 48, 3-102.
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2006

Danilov, I. G. and Parham, J. F., 2006. A redescription of ‘Plesiochelystatsuensis from the Late Jurassic of China, with comments on the antiquity of the crown clade Cryptodira. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 26, 573-580.

Franca, M. A. G. and Langer, M. C., 2006. Phylogenetic relationships of the Bauru Group turtles (Late Cretaceous of south-central Brazil). Revista Brasileira de Paleontologia, 9, 365-373.
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Gaffney, E. S., Tong, H.-Y. and Meylan, P. A., 2006. Evolution of the side-necked turtles: the families Bothremydidae, Euraxemydidae, and Araripemydidae. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 300, 1-700.

Kear, B. P. and Lee, M. S. Y., 2006. A primitive protostegid from Australia and early sea turtle evolution. Biology Letters, 2, 116-119.

2005

Bona, P. and de la Fuente, M. S., 2005. Phylogenetic and paleobiogeographic implications of Yaminuechelys maior (Staesche, 1929) new comb., a large long-necked chelid turtle from the early Paleocene of Patagonia, Argentina. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 25, 569-582.

Bour, R. and Zaher, H., 2005. A new species of Mesoclemmys, from the open formations of northeastern Brazil (Chelonii, Chelidae). Papeis Avulsos de Zoologia (Sao Paulo), 45, 295-311.

Joyce, W. G. and Norell, M. A., 2005. Zangerlia ukhaachelys, new species, a nanhsiungchelyid turtle from the Late Cretaceous of Ukhaa Tolgod, Mongolia. American Museum Novitates, 3481, 1-19.
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2004

Joyce, W. G. and Bell, C. J., 2004. A review of the comparative morphology of extant testudinoid turtles (Reptilia: Testudines). Asiatic Herpetological Research, 10, 53-109.
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Reynoso, V.-H. and Montellano-Ballesteros, M., 2004. A new giant turtle of the genus "Gopherus" (Chelonia: Testudinidae) from the Pleistocene of Tamaulipas, Mexico, and a review of the phylogeny and biogeography of gopher tortoises. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 24, 822-837.

2003

de la Fuente, M. S., 2003. Two new pleurodiran turtles from the Portezuelo Formation (Upper Cretaceous) of Northern Patagonia, Argentina. Journal of Paleontology, 77, 559-575.

Lynch, S. C. and Parham, J. F., 2003. The first report of hard-shelled sea turtles (Cheloniidae sensu lato) from the Miocene of California, including a new species (Euclastes hutchisoni) with unusually plesiomorphic characters. PaleoBios, 23, 21-35.

Stephens, P. R. and Wiens, J. J., 2003. Ecological diversification and phylogeny of emydid turtles. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 79, 577-610.

2002

Seidel, M. E., 2002. Taxonomic observations on extant species and subspecies of slider turtles, genus Trachemys. Journal of Herpetology, 36, 285-292.

2001

de la Fuente, M. S. and Iturralde-Vinent, M., 2001. A new pleurodiran turtle from the Jagua Formation (Oxfordian) of western China. Journal of Paleontology, 75, 860-869.

Gerlach, J., 2001. Tortoise phylogeny and the ‘Geochelone’ problem. Phelsuma, 9 (Supplement A), 1-24.

Hirayama, R., Sakurai, K., Chitoku, T., Kawakami, G. and Kito, N., 2001. Anomalochelys angulata, an unusual land turtle of family Nanhsiungchelyidae (superfamily Troionychoidea: order Testudines) from the Upper Cretaceous of Hokkaido, North Japan. Russian Journal of Herpetology, 8, 127-138.

McCord, W. P., Joseph-Ouni, M. and Lamar, W. W., 2001. Taxonomic reevaluation of Phrynops (Testudines: Chelidae) with the description of two new genera and a new species of Batrachemys. Revista de Biología Tropical, 49, 1-41.

Perala, J., 2001. The genus Testudo (Testudines: Testudinidae): phylogenetic inferences. Chelonii, 3, 32-39.

Yasukawa, Y., Hirayama, R. and Hikida, T., 2001. Phylogenetic relationships of geoemydine turtles (Reptilia: Bataguridae). Current Herpetology, 20, 105-133.

2000

Hirayama, R., Brinkman, D. B. and Danilov, I. G., 2000. Distribution and biogeography of non-marine Cretaceous turtles. Russian Journal of Herpetology, 7, 181-198.

Meylan, P. A. and Sterrer, W., 2000. Hesperotestudo (Testudines: Testudinidae) from the Pleistocene of Bermuda, with comments on the phylogenetic position of the genus. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 128, 51-76.

Meylan, P. A., Moody, R. T. J., Walker, C. A. and Chapman, S. D., 2000. Sandownia harrisi, a highly derived trionychoid turtle (Testudines: Cryptodira) from the Early Cretaceous of the Isle of Wight, England. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 20, 522-532.

1999

Karl, S. A. and Bowen, B. W., 1999. Evolutionary significant units versus geopolitical taxonomy: molecular systematics of an endangered sea turtle (genus Chelonia). Conservation Biology, 13, 990-999.

1998

Gaffney, E. S., Kool, L., Brinkman, D. B., Rich, T. H. and Vickers-Rich, P., 1998. Otwayemys, a new cryptodiran turtle from the Early Cretaceous of Australia. American Museum Novitates, 3233, 1-28.

Georges, A., Birrell, J., Saint, K. M., McCord, W. and Donnellan, S. C., 1998. A phylogeny for side-necked turtles (Chelonia: Pleurodira) based on mitochondrial and nuclear gene sequence variation. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 67, 213-246.

Hirayama, R., 1998. Oldest known sea turtle. Nature, 392, 705-708.

Hooks, G. E., 1998. Systematic revision of the Protostegidae, with a redescription of Calcarichelys gemma Zangerl, 1953. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 18, 85-98.

Iverson, J. B., 1998. Molecules, morphology, and mud turtle phylogenetics (family Kinosternidae). Chelonian Conservation and Biology, 3, 113-117.

1997

Parham, J. F. and Fastovsky, D. E., 1997. The phylogeny of cheloniid sea turtles revisited. Chelonian Conservation and Biology, 2, 548-554.

Shaffer, H. B., Meylan, P. and McKnight, M. L., 1997. Tests of turtle phylogeny: molecular, morphological, and paleontological approaches. Systematic Biology, 46, 235-268.

1996

Gaffney, E. S., 1996. The postcranial morphology of Meiolania platyceps and a review of the Meiolaniidae. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 229, 1-166.

Hirayama, R. and Chitoku, T., 1996. Family Dermochelyidae (Superfamily Chelonioidea) from the Upper Cretaceous of North Japan. Transactions and Proceedings of the Palaeontological Society of Japan, New Series, 184, 597-622.

Meylan, P. A., 1996. Skeletal morphology and relationships of the early Cretaceous side-necked turtle, Araripemys barretoi (Testudines: Pelomedusoides: Araripemydidae), from the Santana Formation of Brazil. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 16, 20-33.

1995

Rougier, G. W., de la Fuente, M. S. and Arcucci, A. B., 1995. Late Triassic turtles from South America. Science, 268, 855-858.

1994

Hirayama, R., 1994. Phylogenetic systematics of chelonioid sea turtles. The Island Arc, 3, 270-284.

1991

Brinkman, D. B. and Nicholls, E. L., 1991. Anatomy and relationships of the turtle Boremys pulchra (Testudines: Baenidae). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 11, 302-315.

Gaffney, E. S., Meylan, P. A. and Wyss, A. R., 1991. A computer assisted analysis of the relationships of the higher categories of turtles. Cladistics, 7, 313-335.

Hutchison, J. H., 1991. Early Kinosterninae (Reptilia: Testudines) and their phylogenetic significance. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 11, 145-167.

Iverson, J. B., 1991. Phylogenetic hypotheses for the evolution of modern kinosternine turtles. Herpetological Monographs, 5, 1-27.

1989

Meylan, P. A. and Gaffney, E. S., 1989. The skeletal morphology of the Cretaceous cryptodiran turtle, Adocus, and the relationships of the Trionychoidea. American Museum Novitates, 2941, 1-60.

1987

Meylan, P. A., 1987. The phylogenetic relationships of soft-shelled turtles (family Trionychidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 186, 1-101.

1984

Hirayama, R., 1984. Cladistic analysis of batagurine turtles. Stvdia Geologica Salmanticensia, 1, 141-157.

1982

Crumly, C. R., 1982. A cladistic analysis of Geochelone using cranial osteology. Journal of Herpetology, 16, 215-234.

1977

Gaffney, E. S., 1977. The side-necked turtle family Chelidae: a theory of relationships using shared derived characters. American Museum Novitates, 2620, 1-28.

1976

Gaffney, E. S., 1976. Cranial morphology of the European Jurassic turtles Portlandemys and Plesiochelys. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 157, 487-544.

1971

Zug, G. R., 1971. Buoyancy, locomotion, morphology of the pelvic girdle and hindlimb, and systematics of cryptodiran turtles. Miscellaneous Publications, Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan, 142, 1-98.

 
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