Paragerrhonotus ricardensis Estes 1963 (squamates)

Reptilia - Squamata - Anguidae

Full reference: R. Estes. 1963. A new gerrhonotine lizard from the Pliocene of California. Copeia 1963(4):676-680

Belongs to Paragerrhonotus according to Estes 1963

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: UCMP 27161, a partial skull (anteior part of skull). Its type locality is Last Chance Gulch (UCMP A259), which is in a Clarendonian terrestrial ash in the Ricardo Formation of California.

Ecology: insectivore-carnivore


• Miocene of United States (2: California, Nebraska collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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