Staurotypinae

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Staurotypinae
Staurotypus salvinii.jpg
The Giant Musk Turtle
Staurotypus salvinii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Sauropsida
Order: Testudines
Suborder: Cryptodira
Superfamily: Kinosternoidea
Family: Kinosternidae
Subfamily: Staurotypinae
Gray, 1869[1]

The Staurotypinae are a subfamily of the Kinosternidae family of aquatic turtles, which contains the genera Claudius and Staurotypus.

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