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Nanowana Scanlon 1997 (snake)

Reptilia - Squamata - Madtsoiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 81497

Full reference: J. D. Scanlon. 1997. Nanowana gen. nov., small madtsoiid snakes from the Miocene of Riversleigh: sympatric species with divergently specialised dentition. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 41(2):393-412

Parent taxon: Madtsoiidae according to J. P. Rio and P. D. Mannion 2017

Sister taxa: Adinophis, Alamitophis, Eomadtsoia, Gigantophis, Herensugea, Madtsoia, Menarana, Nidophis, Patagoniophis, Platyspondylophis, Rionegrophis, Sanajeh, Wonambi, Yurlunggur

Subtaxa: Nanowana godthelpi, Nanowana schrenki

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