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Reptilia - Squamata - Madtsoiidae
If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.
|J. D. Scanlon and M. S. Y. Lee 2000||"Trunk vertebrae less than 15 mm wide in adults (total length estimated to be less than 3 m); relatively large neural canal and shallow zygosphene; zygapophyses approximately 20 degrees above horizontal. Single large parazygantral foramen on each side of neural arch. Palatine relatively narrow (mediolateral dimension of choanal process subequal to that of tooth-bearing portion). (pg. 417)"|