|Named By:||Richard Owen 1886|
|Time Period:||mid Miocene-Holocene|
|Location:||Australia and some of the outlying islands including as New Caledonia, Lord Howe Island and Vanuatu amongst others. Possibly Viti Levu|
|Size:||Up to 2.5 meters long|
|Classification:||| Chordata | Reptilia | Testudines | Cryptodira | Meiolaniidae ||
|Also known as:||| Miolania | Ceratochelys ||
Meiolania ("small roamer") is an extinct genus of basal turtle from the Middle Miocene to Holocene, with the last relict populations at New Caledonia which survived until 3,000 years ago.