- Emydura macquarii (Gray, 1830:15)
- Type locality: Australia, subsequently corrected to Macquarie River, New South Wales (Gray, 1831; 1872)
- Holotype: MNHN 9409
- Georges, A. & Thomson, S. 2010. Diversity of Australasian freshwater turtles, with an annotated synonymy and keys to species. Zootaxa 2496: 1–37. Preview PDF Reference page.
- Gray, J.E. 1830 A synopsis of the species of the class Reptilia. pp. 1–110 in Griffith, E. (Ed.) The Animal Kingdom Arranged in Conformity with its Organization by the Baron Cuvier [1831 on title cover]. Whittaker, Treacher & Co., London.