Genus: Pelusios (hinged terrapins)

Life > Eukaryotes > Opisthokonta > Metazoa (animals) > Bilateria > Deuterostomia > Chordata > Craniata > Vertebrata (vertebrates)  > Gnathostomata (jawed vertebrates) > Teleostomi (teleost fish) > Osteichthyes (bony fish) > Class: Sarcopterygii (lobe-finned fish) > Stegocephalia (terrestrial vertebrates) > Tetrapoda (four-legged vertebrates) > Reptiliomorpha > Amniota > Reptilia (reptiles) > Anapsida > Chelonia (turtles and tortoises) > Pleurodira > Pelomedusidae

Genera native to southern Africa

Pelusios bechuanicus (Okavango hinged terrapin)

 

 

Pelusios castanoides (Yellow-bellied terrapin)

 

Pelusios rhodesianus (Black-bellied terrapin)

 

Pelusios sinuatus (Serrated terrapin)

 

Pelusios subniger (Pan terrapin)

 

 
 

Contact us if you can contribute information or images to improve this page.

Reptiles home   Biodiversity Explorer home   Iziko home   Search