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Najash rionegrina Apestiguía and Zaher 2006 (snake)

Reptilia - Squamata

PaleoDB taxon number: 80919

Full reference: S. Apestiguía and H. Zaher. 2006. A Cretaceous terrestrial snake with robust hindlimbs and a sacrum. Nature 440:1037-1040

Belongs to Najash according to S. Vasile et al. 2013

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MPCA 390-397, 400, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is La Buitrera (lower), which is in a Cenomanian fluvial sandstone in the Candeleros Formation of Argentina.

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