Helodermoides Douglass 1903 (squamates)

Reptilia - Squamata - Anguidae

Full reference: E. Douglass. 1903. New vertebrates from the Montana Tertiary. Annals of Carnegie Museum 2(5):145-199

Parent taxon: Glyptosaurinae according to K. T. Smith 2006

See also Carroll 1988, Douglass 1903, Estes 1983, Maddox and Wall 1998, McDowell and Bogert 1954 and Sullivan 1986

Sister taxa: Arpadosaurus, Diacium quinquepedale, Eoglyptosaurus, Glyptosaurini, Glyptosaurus, Melanosaurini, Melanosaurus, Paraglyptosaurus, Placosaurus, Proxestops, Xestops

Subtaxa: Helodermoides tuberculatus

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Ecology: ground dwelling insectivore-carnivore

Distribution:

• Oligocene of United States (5: Nebraska, Wyoming collections)

• Eocene of United States (24: Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Utah, Wyoming)

Total: 29 collections including 37 occurrences

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