Paraplacosauriops Auge and Sullivan 2006 (lizard)

Reptilia - Squamata

Full reference: M. Auge and R. M. Sullivan. 2006. A new genus, Paraplacosauriops (Squamata, Anguidae, Glyptosaurinae), from the Eocene of France. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 26(1):133-137

Parent taxon: Squamata according to A. Bolet and S. E. Evans 2010

See also Auge and Sullivan 2006

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, Huehuecuetzpalli, Iguana haueri, Iguanomorpha, Jucaraseps, Kuroyuriella, Lacertibaenia, Lacertilia, Liushusaurus, Megachirella, Olindalacerta, Ophidia, Oxiella, Paikasisaurus, Palaeophidae, Parasaurillus, Parviraptor, Prolacertilia, Pseudosaurillus, Saniwa australis, Scandensia, Scincogekkonomorpha, Scincoidea, Scleroglossa, Tedorosaurus, Vialorophis, Xestops gracilis, Yabeinosaurus, Yabeinosaurus youngi

Subtaxa: Paraplacosauriops quercyi

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Ecology:

Distribution:

• Eocene to Miocene of France (1 collection)

• Eocene of Belgium (1), France (2)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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