Ameiseophis Holman 1976 (colubrid snake)

Reptilia - Squamata - Colubridae

Parent taxon: Colubrinae according to D. Parmley and K. B. Hunter 2010

See also Carroll 1988, Holman 1982 and Holman 2000

Sister taxa: Arizona, Coluber, Coluber etruriae, Coronella, Dakotaophis, Drymarchon, Drymobius, Elaphe, Ficimia, Floridaophis, Lampropeltis, Liochlorophis, Macroprotodon, Masticophis, Miocoluber, Nebraskophis, Opheodrys, Oxybelis, Paracoluber, Phyllorhynchus, Pituophis, Salvadora, Stilosoma, Telescopus, Texasophis, Zelceophis

Subtaxa: Ameiseophis robinsoni

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Type: Ameiseophis robinsoni

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (13: Delaware, Nebraska, South Dakota, Wyoming collections)

Total: 13 collections each including a single occurrence

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