One of a series of plates on the dorsal midline of the turtle shell, posterior to the nuchal bone. [ https://www.worldcat.org/search?q=bn%3A0073040584 ]

This is just here as a test because I lose it

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has broad synonym

neural plate

vertebral plate of carapace

id

UBERON:0011669

taxon notes

In many species of Pleurodire they are submerged below the pleurals

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