Platyspondylia Rage 1974 (dwarf boa)

Reptilia - Squamata - Tropidophiidae

Full reference: J.-C. Rage. 1974. Les Serpents des Phosphorites du Quercy. Palaeovertebrata 6:274-303

Parent taxon: Tropidophiidae according to Z. Szyndlar et al. 2008

See also Carroll 1988, Rage 1988 and Vianey-Liaud et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Dunnophis, Szyndlaria

Subtaxa: Platyspondylia germanica Platyspondylia lepta Platyspondylia sudrei

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Type: Platyspondylia lepta

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Oligocene of France (10 collections), Germany (2)

• Eocene of France (1)

Total: 13 collections each including a single occurrence

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