Order Testudines

Known as: Testudines, anapsid reptiles, Anapsida 
 
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2012
2012
Turtles (Testudines) form a monophyletic group with a highly distinctive body plan. The taxonomy and phylogeny of turtles are… (More)
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2009
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2009
Understanding the mechanisms by which widely disjunct members of a clade came to occupy their current distribution is one of the… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND Throughout Brazil a large number of people seek out reptiles for their meat, leather, ornamental value and supposed… (More)
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2006
2006
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97 Fritz, U., Barata, M., Busack, S. D., Fritzsch, G. & Castilho, R. (2006). Impact of mountain chains, sea straits and… (More)
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2004
2004
We present a phylogenetic hypothesis and novel, rank-free classification for all extant species of softshell turtles (Testudines… (More)
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2003
2003
Despite considerable attention that other groups of reptiles have received, few descriptions of the development and sequences of… (More)
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2002
2002
To test phylogenetic relationships within the genus Testudo (Testudines: Testudinidae), we have sequenced a fragment of the… (More)
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1999
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1999
Turtles have highly specialized morphological characteristics, and their phylogenetic position has been under intensive debate… (More)
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1998
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1998
Despite more than a century of debate, the evolutionary position of turtles (Testudines) relative to other amniotes (reptiles… (More)
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