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1 September 2011 Potential Earliest Record of Podocnemidoid Turtles from the Early Cretaceous (Valanginian) of Colombia
Edwin A. Cadena
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Abstract

A costal and a peripheral bone from the Early Cretaceous (Valanginian, ca. 135 Ma) Rosablanca Formation, Zapatoca town, Colombia are described. These specimens represent the earliest record of podocnemidoid turtles. Evolutionary and paleogeographical implications are also discussed.

The Paleontological Society
Edwin A. Cadena "Potential Earliest Record of Podocnemidoid Turtles from the Early Cretaceous (Valanginian) of Colombia," Journal of Paleontology 85(5), 877-881, (1 September 2011). https://doi.org/10.1666/10-097.1
Accepted: 1 January 2011; Published: 1 September 2011
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