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Centrochelys sulcata
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Testudines
Suborder: Cryptodira
Superfamily: Testudinoidea
Family: Testudinidae
Genus: Centrochelys
Gray, 1872

Centrochelys is a genus of tortoise. It contains one extant species and several extinct species:


  1. ^ a b c d e Rhodin, A.G.J.; Thomson, S.; Georgalis, G.; Karl, H.-V.; Danilov, I.G.; Takahashi, A.; de la Fuente, M.S.; Bourque, J.R.; Delfino M.; Bour, R.; Iverson, J.B.; Shaffer, H.B.; van Dijk, P.P.; et al. (Turtle Extinctions Working Group) (2015). "Turtles and tortoises of the world during the rise and global spread of humanity: first checklist and review of extinct Pleistocene and Holocene chelonians" (PDF). Chelonian Research Monographs. 5(8):000e.1–66. Chelonian Research Monographs. 5. doi:10.3854/crm.5.000e.fossil.checklist.v1.2015. ISBN 978-0965354097. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2019-07-18. Retrieved 2019-10-15.