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Lithophis Marsh 1871 (boa)

Reptilia - Squamata - Boidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 38104

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1871. Description of some new fossil serpents, from the Tertiary deposits of Wyoming. The American Journal of Science and Arts, series 3 1(5):322-329

Parent taxon: Boidae according to R. L. Carroll 1988

Sister taxa: Boinae, Cadurcoboa, Charina, Daunophis, Dawsonophis, Erycidae, Eunectes, Hechtophis, Messelophis, Neurodromicus, Palaeopython, Paleryx, Paraplatyspondylia, Plesiotortrix, Rageophis, Rieppelophis, Totlandophis, Ungaliophiinae

Subtaxa: Lithophis sargenti

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Type: Lithophis sargenti

Ecology: carnivore