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Corallus priscus Rage 2001 (boa)

Reptilia - Squamata - Boidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 67662

Full reference: J.-C. Rage. 2001. Fossil snakes from the Palaeocene of São José de Itaboraí, Brazil. Part II. Boidae. Palaeovertebrata 30(3-4):111-150

Belongs to Corallus according to J.-C. Rage 2001

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: DGM 1332-R, a set of vertebrae (mid-trunk vertebra). Its type locality is Itaboraí snake collections, which is in a Paleocene/Eocene terrestrial carbonate in Brazil.

Ecology: scansorial carnivore