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Cinosternon  Wagler, 1830
Taxonomic Serial No.: 948997

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Kinosternon Spix, 1824
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - unjustified emendation   
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: 2014   

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Smith, Hobart M., and Edward H. Taylor   
  Publication Date: 1950   
  Article/Chapter Title: An Annotated Checklist and Key to the Reptiles of Mexico Exclusive of the Snakes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin of the United States National Museum, no. 199   
  Page(s): 1-253   
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  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Cinosternon   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Turtle Taxonomy Working Group [van Dijk, P. P., J. Iverson, A. Rhodin, H. Shaffer, and R. Bour]   
  Publication Date: 2014   
  Article/Chapter Title: Turtles of the World, 7th Edition: Annotated Checklist of Taxonomy, Synonymy, Distribution with maps, and Conservation Status   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Chelonian Research Monographs, no. 5, v. 7   
  Page(s): 329-479   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1088-7105   
  Notes: doi:10.3854/crm.5.000.checklist.v7.2014 - Available online at   
  Reference for: Cinosternon   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wagler, Johann   
  Publication Date: 1830   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Natürliches System der Amphibien mit vorangehender Classification der Säugthiere und Vögel   
  Page(s): vi + 354   
  Publisher: J. G. Cotta'schen Buchhandlung   
  Publication Place: München, Stuttgart und Tübingen, Germany   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Cinosternon   

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  Comment: Cinosternon Wagler, 1830 is here considered an unjustified emendation of Kinosternon Spix, 1824, but see page 3 in Smith and Taylor (1950) for an explanation of the uncertainty of this orthographic situation  



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