Pollackophis Holman 1998 (colubrid snake)

Reptilia - Squamata - Colubridae

Full reference: J. A. Holman. 1998. Reptiles of the Lower Miocene (Hemmingfordian) Pollack Farm Fossil Site, Delaware. Geology and Paleontology of the Lower Miocene Pollack Farm Site, Delaware. Delaware Geological Survey Special Publication. 21:141-147

Parent taxon: Colubridae according to J. A. Holman 1998

Sister taxa: Abastor, Aglypha, Bascanium, Carphophis, Cemophora, Chilomeniscus, Chionactis, Coluber owenii, Coniophanes, Contia, Cyclophis, Diadophis, Dipsadinae, Dromicus, Dryinoides, Eutaenia, Farancia, Gyalopion, Haldea, Helicops, Hierophis, Hispanophis, Hypsiglena, Leioheterodon, Lodia, Malpolon, Mionatrix, Natricinae, Ophibolus, Opisthoglypha, Osceola, Palaelaphis, Palaeomalpolon, Palaeonatrix, Paleofarancia, Paraoxybelis, Phimothyra, Proteroglypha, Pseudoboa, Pseudocemophora, Pylmophis, Rhinechis, Rhinocheilus, Sibon, Sonora, Spilotes, Storeria, Tachyophis, Tantilla, Thamnophis, Trimorphodon, Tropidoclonium, Tropidonotus, Xenodontinae, Zamenis

Subtaxa: Pollackophis depressus

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Type: Pollackophis depressus

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Pollack Farm Site (Miocene of Delaware)

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