Tetrapodophis Martill et al. 2015 (lizard)

Reptilia - Squamata

Full reference: D. M. Martill, H. Tischlinger, and N. R. Longrich. 2015. A four-legged snake from the Early Cretaceous of Gondwana. Science 349:416-419

Parent taxon: Pythonomorpha according to I. Paparella et al. 2018

See also Martill et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Mosasauridae, Dolichosauridae, Leiodon, Mesoleptos

Subtaxa: Tetrapodophis amplectus

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Type: Tetrapodophis amplectus

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Nova Olinda quarries (Cretaceous of Brazil)

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