Eupodophis descouensi Rage and Escuillié 2000 (snake)

Reptilia - Squamata - Pachyophiidae

Alternative combination: Podophis descouensi

Full reference: J.-C. Rage and F. Escuillié. 2000. Un nouveau serpent bipède du Cénomanien (Crétacé). Implications phylétiques. Comptes Rendus à l’ Académie des Sciences, Paris, Sciences de la Terre et des Planètes 330:513-520

Belongs to Eupodophis according to J.-C. Rage and F. Escuillié 2001

See also Rage and Escuillié 2000

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Rh-E.F. 9001, 9002, 9003, a skeleton (almost complete skeleton). Its type locality is en Nammoûra, upper quarry (unit 3b), which is in a Cenomanian/Cenomanian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal wackestone in Lebanon.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Lebanon (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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