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Fig. 5

From: A toothed turtle from the Late Jurassic of China and the global biogeographic history of turtles

Fig. 5

Sichuanchelys palatodentata n. sp., Late Jurassic (Oxfordian), Shishugou Formation, Wucaiwan, Xinjiang, China. Shell of IVPP V18095 in dorsal view (a) and that of IVPP V18096 in ventral view (b). Abbreviations: An = anal scute; co = costal; Fe = femoral scute; Hu = humeral scute; hyo = hyoplastron; hypo = hypoplastron; mes = mesoplastron; ne = neural; Pe = pectoral scute; Ve = vertebral scute; xi = xiphiplastron

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