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Australophis anilioides Gómez et al. 2008 (southern snake)

Reptilia - Squamata

PaleoDB taxon number: 140882

Full reference: R. O. Gómez, A. M. Báez, and G. W. Rougier. 2008. An anilioid snake from the Upper Cretaceous of northern Patagonia. Cretaceous Research 29:481-488

Belongs to Australophis according to R. O. Gómez et al. 2008

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MML-PV181, a set of vertebrae. Its type locality is Cerro Tortuga, Bajo Trapalcó, which is in a Campanian/Maastrichtian fluvial sandstone/siltstone in the Allen Formation of Argentina.