Testudinata


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Noun1.Testudinata - tortoises and turtlesTestudinata - tortoises and turtles    
animal order - the order of animals
Anapsida, subclass Anapsida - oldest known reptiles; turtles and extinct Permian forms
chelonian, chelonian reptile - a reptile of the order Chelonia
Chelydridae, family Chelydridae - snapping turtles
family Kinosternidae, Kinosternidae - mud turtles; musk turtles
Emydidae, family Emydidae - box and water turtles
family Trionychidae, Trionychidae - soft-shelled turtles
References in periodicals archive ?
La distribucion geografica y ecologia de los Crocodylia y Testudinata en el Departamento del Choco.
2012): Fossilium Catalogus Animalia Pars 149: Testudinomorpha I, Index Ichnia et Ova Testudinarum fossilium, Testudinata permotriadica.
The study is the first to show a limb preference among Testudinata, the group that comprises turtles and tortoises, and is the largest multi-year study of any spontaneous behaviour in a lower vertebrate.