The shell and pelvic anatomy of the Late Jurassic turtle Platychelys oberndorferi based on material from Solothurn, Switzerland

  title={The shell and pelvic anatomy of the Late Jurassic turtle Platychelys oberndorferi based on material from Solothurn, Switzerland},
  author={Patrick M. Sullivan and Walter G. Joyce},
  journal={Swiss Journal of Palaeontology},
Platychelys oberndorferi is a stem pleurodire from the Late Jurassic of Europe. The majority of informative specimens originate from the Late Jurassic (late Kimmeridgian) Turtle Limestones exposed north of the city of Solothurn, Switzerland, but these findings remain poorly documented despite their global importance for understanding the evolution of pleurodire turtles. The available material of this species from this locality currently consists of five shells, one of which is associated with… 
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