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Ophisaurus holeci Klembara 2015

PaleoDB taxon number: 381414

Full reference: J. Klembara. 2015. New finds of anguines (Squamata, Anguidae) from the Early Miocene of Northwest Bohemia (Czech Republic). Palaeontologische Zeitschrift 89:171-195

Belongs to Ophisaurus according to Klembara 2015

Sister taxa: Ophisaurus acuminatus, Ophisaurus apodus, Ophisaurus attenuatus, Ophisaurus canadensis, Ophisaurus compressus, Ophisaurus feifari, Ophisaurus harti, Ophisaurus koellikeri, Ophisaurus robustus, Ophisaurus roqueprunensis, Ophisaurus spinari, Ophisaurus ventralis

Type specimen: NMP Pb 02027, a partial skull (parietal). Its type locality is Merkur-North locality, which is in an Orleanian fluvial-lacustrine marl/coal in the Most Formation of the Czech Republic.