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Saniwa Leidy 1870 (lizard)

Reptilia - Squamata

PaleoDB taxon number: 38041

Alternative spelling: Saniva

Synonym: Thinosaurus Marsh 1872 (taxon 67644)

Full reference: J. Leidy. 1870. [Descriptions of Emys jaenesi, E. haydeni, Baena arenosa, and Saniwa ensidens]. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 1870:123-124

Parent taxon: Saniwinae according to O. Rieppel and L. Grande 2007

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Saniwa edura, Saniwa ensidens, Saniwa feisti, Saniwa major, Saniwa orsmaelensis

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Type: Saniwa ensidens

Ecology: carnivore