Rheodytes

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Rheodytes
Fitzroy River Turtle (Rheodytes leukops) (10112920833).jpg
Rheodytes leukops
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Testudines
Suborder: Pleurodira
Family: Chelidae
Subfamily: Chelodininae
Genus: Rheodytes
Legler and Cann, 1980[1]
Species

Rheodytes leukops
Rheodytes devisi

Rheodytes is a genus of turtle in the Chelidae family from Australia. It contains the following species:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Legler, J.M. & Cann, J. 1980. A new species of chelid turtle from Queensland, Australia. Contributions to Science (Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County) 324:1-18.