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Naja antiqua Rage 1976 (cobra)

Reptilia - Squamata - Elapidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 65062

Full reference: J.-C. Rage. 1976. Les Squamates du Miocène de Bèni Mellal, Maroc. Géologie Méditerranéenne 3(2):57-70

Belongs to Naja according to B. Hugues-Alexandre et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Naja austriaca, Naja iberica, Naja naja, Naja romani

Type specimen: Its type locality is Bèni Mellal, which is in an Astaracian terrestrial horizon in Morocco

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore