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Charina Gray 1849 (sand boa)

Reptilia - Squamata - Boidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 38094

Full reference: J. E. Gray. 1849. Catalogue of specimens of snakes in the collection of the British Museum

Parent taxon: Boidae according to E. D. Cope 1875

Sister taxa: Boinae, Cadurcoboa, Daunophis, Dawsonophis, Erycidae, Eunectes, Hechtophis, Lithophis, Messelophis, Neurodromicus, Palaeopython, Paleryx, Paraplatyspondylia, Plesiotortrix, Rageophis, Rieppelophis, Totlandophis, Ungaliophiinae

Subtaxa: Charina bottae, Charina prebottae

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Ecology: fossorial carnivore