Ophisauromimus Cernansky et al. 2016 (lizard)

Reptilia - Squamata - Anguidae

Full reference: A. Cernansky, J. Klembara, and J. Muller. 2016. The new rare record of the late Oligocene lizards and amphisbaenians from Germany and its impact on our knowledge of the European terminal Palaeogene. Palaeobiodiversity and Palaeoenvironments 1-29

Parent taxon: Anguidae according to A. Cernansky et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Anguinae, Anniellinae, Bainguis, Barisia, Diploglossinae, Gerrhonotinae, Glyptosaurinae, Machaerosaurus, Odaxosaurinae, Odaxosaurus, Rajaurisaurus, Xestops lentus, Xestops microdus, Xestops minutus, Xestops piercei

Subtaxa: Ophisauromimus coderetensis Ophisauromimus frayssensis

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Ecology: insectivore-carnivore

Distribution:

• Oligocene of France (5 collections), Germany (2)

Total: 7 collections including 8 occurrences

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