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Diablophis gilmorei Evans 1996 (snake)

Reptilia - Squamata

PaleoDB taxon number: 334044

Alternative combination: Parviraptor gilmorei

Full reference: S. E. Evans. 1996. Parviraptor (Squamata: Anguimorpha) and other lizards from the Morrison Formation at Fruita, Colorado. The Continental Jurassic. Museum of Northern Arizona Bulletin 60:243-248

Belongs to Diablophis according to M. W. Caldwell et al. 2015

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: LACM 4684/140572, a partial skeleton (broken right maxilla, mandible, and axis vertebra). Its type locality is FPA General Site (LACM), which is in a Tithonian floodplain sandstone/siltstone in the Morrison Formation of Colorado.

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