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Boavus idelmani Gilmore 1938 (boa)

Reptilia - Squamata - Boidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 68103

Full reference: C. W. Gilmore. 1938. Fossil snakes of North America. Geological Society of America Special Paper (9)1-96

Belongs to Boavus according to C. W. Gilmorei 1938

Sister taxa: Boavus affinis, Boavus brevis, Boavus occidentalis

Type specimen: Private specimen of E. S. Weinberg, a skeleton (nearly complete articulated skeleton). Its type locality is Near Fossil, which is in a Bridgerian lacustrine - large shale in the Green River Formation of Wyoming.

Ecology: scansorial carnivore