Baenidae

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Baenidae
Temporal range: Jurassic to Eocene
Baena arenosa AMNH 1112.jpg
Shell of Baena arenosa (AMNH 1112)
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Testudines
Suborder: Cryptodira
Superfamily: Baeniodea
Family: Baenidae

Baenidae is an extinct family of cryptodiran turtles that first appeared during the Jurassic, and died out during the Eocene

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References[edit]

Gaffney, Eugene S. (1972). "The systematics of the North American family Baenidae (Reptilia, Cryptodira).". Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History. 147 (5): 241–320. 

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