Itilochelys is an extinct genus of sea turtle which existed in Russia during the Paleocene epoch. The type species is Itilochelys rasstrigin.[1]


  1. ^ Danilov, I.G., Averianov, A.O. and Yarkov, A.A. (2010). "Itilochelys rasstrigin gen. et sp. nov., a new hard-shelled sea turtle (Cheloniidae sensu lato) from the Lower Palaeocene of Volgograd Province, Russia". Proceedings of the Zoological Institute RSA 314 (1): 24–41. 
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