Huehuecuetzpalli Reynoso 1998 (lizard)

Reptilia - Squamata

Full reference: V. H. Reynoso. 1998. Huehuecuetzpali mixtecus gen. et sp. nov: a basal squamate (Reptilia) from the Early Cretaceous of Tepexi de Rodríguez, Central México. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London B, Biological Sciences 353:477-500

Parent taxon: Squamata according to V. H. Reynoso 1998

Sister taxa: Ameivoidea, Amphisbaenia, Anhuisaurus, Anomalopsis, Anqingosaurus, Ardeosaurus, Asagaolacerta, Bavarisaurus, Changjiangosaurus, Cuencasaurus, Dibamidae, Dolichosauria, Draconoidea, Eichstaettisauridae, Eichstaettisaurus, Eolacerta, Episquamata, Gekkonomorpha, Hakuseps, Haplodontosaurus, Harpagosaurus excedens, Hoyalacerta, Iguana haueri, Iguanomorpha, Jucaraseps, Kuroyuriella, Lacertibaenia, Lacertilia, Liushusaurus, Megachirella, Olindalacerta, Ophidia, Oxiella, Paikasisaurus, Palaeophidae, Paraplacosauriops, Parasaurillus, Parviraptor, Prolacertilia, Pseudosaurillus, Saniwa australis, Scandensia, Scincogekkonomorpha, Scincoidea, Scleroglossa, Tedorosaurus, Vialorophis, Xestops gracilis, Yabeinosaurus, Yabeinosaurus youngi

Subtaxa: Huehuecuetzpalli mixtecus

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Type: Huehuecuetzpalli mixtecus

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Tlayua Formation (Cretaceous of Mexico)

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