Paraglyphanodon Gilmore 1940 (squamates)

Reptilia - Squamata - Polyglyphanodontidae

Full reference: C. W. Gilmore. 1940. New fossil lizards from the Upper Cretaceous of Utah. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 99(16):1-3

Parent taxon: Polyglyphanodontinae according to R. Estes 1983

See also Carroll 1988, Gao and Fox 1991, Gilmore 1940, Gilmore 1943 and Sulimski 1975

Sister taxa: Adamisaurus, Bicuspidon, Cherminsaurus, Darchansaurus, Distortodon, Erdenetesaurus, Gilmoreteius, Gobinatus, Polyglyphanodon, Polyglyphanodontini, Sineoamphisbaena, Tchingisaurus, Tuberocephalosaurinae

Subtaxa: Paraglyphanodon gazini Paraglyphanodon utahensis

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Distribution: found only at South Dragon Canyon, "lizard locality" (Cretaceous of Utah)

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