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Hyporhina Baur 1893 (worm lizard)

Reptilia - Squamata - Hyporhinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 37985

Alternative spelling: Hypsorhina

Full reference: G. Baur. 1893. The discovery of Miocene amphisbaenians. The American Naturalist 27(323):998-999

Parent taxon: Hyporhinidae according to R. Estes 1983

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Hyporhina galbreathi, Hyporhina tertia, Hypsorhina antiqua

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Type: Hyporhina antiqua

Ecology: fossorial insectivore