Hypsibema was a herbivore. It lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited North America. Its fossils have been found in places such as New Jersey and North Carolina.

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Hypsibema was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • B. S. Grandstaff and D. C. Parris. 1992. Alphadon (Marsupialia) and Multituberculata (Allotheria) in the Cretaceous of eastern North America. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 12(2):217-222
  • O. P. Hay. 1908. The fossil turtles of North America. Carnegie Institution of Washington Publication 75:1-568
  • E. D. Cope. 1870. Synopsis of the extinct Batrachia, Reptilia and Aves of North America. Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, New Series 14(1):1-252