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Haasiophis Tchernov et al. 2000 (snake)

Reptilia - Squamata

PaleoDB taxon number: 65325

Full reference: E. Tchernov, O. Rieppel, H. Zaher, M. J. Polcyn, and L. L. Jacobs. 2000. A fossil snake with limbs. Science 287:2010-2012

Parent taxon: Macrostomata according to O. Rieppel et al. 2003

Sister taxa: Amaru, Booidea, Kataria, Loxocemus, Pachyrhachis, Podophis, Tropidophiidae, Xenopeltis

Subtaxa: Haasiophis terrasanctus

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Type: Haasiophis terrasanctus

Ecology: aquatic piscivore-carnivore