†family Anomalophiidae Auffenberg 1959 (snake)

Reptilia - Squamata - Anomalophiidae

Alternative spelling: Anomalophidae

Full reference: W. Auffenberg. 1959. Anomalophis bolcensis (Massalongo), a new genus of fossil snake from the Italian Eocene. Breviora 114:1-16

Parent taxon: Colubroidea according to C. Werner and J. -C. Rage 1994

See also Carroll 1988

Sister taxa: Colubridae, Headonophis, Homalopsidae, Procerophis, Renenutet, Rhabdosomidae, Russellopheidae, Vectophis

Subtaxa: Anomalophis

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Ecology: carnivore

Distribution: found only at Monte Bolca (Pesciara) (Eocene of Italy)

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