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Provipera boettgeri Kinkelin 1892 (snake)

Reptilia - Squamata - Viperidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 251368

Full reference: F. Kinkelin. 1892. Ein fossiler Giftzahn. Zoologischer Anzeiger XV:93-94

Belongs to Viperidae according to J.-C. Rage 1984

Sister taxon: Provipera

Type specimen: Its type locality is Budenheim and He▀ler quarries, which is in a MN 2 peritidal limestone in Germany

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore