Hodzhakulia magna Nessov 1985 (worm lizard)

Reptilia - Squamata

Full reference: L. A. Nessov. 1985. Redkie kostnye ryby, nazemiye yashcheritsy i mlekopitayushchie zony limanov i primorskikh nizmennostey mela Kyzylkumov [Rare bony fishes, terrestrial lizards, and mammals in the estuarine and coastal lowland zone of the Kyzyl-Kum Cretaceous]. Yearbook of the All-Union Paleontological Association 28:199-219

Belongs to Hodzhakulia according to K. -Q. Gao and L. A. Nessov 1998

See also Nessov 1985

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: TsNIGR 30/12000, a maxilla (incomplete right maxilla with five teeth, broken bases of one and a space for another). Its type locality is SH-20, Khodzhakul, which is in a Cenomanian terrestrial sandstone/claystone in the Khodzhakul Formation of Uzbekistan.

Ecology: fossorial insectivore

Distribution: found only at SH-20, Khodzhakul

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