Dakotaophis Holman 1976 (colubrid snake)

Reptilia - Squamata - Colubridae

Parent taxon: Colubrinae according to J. A. Holman 1976

See also Carroll 1988

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

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of United States (7: Nebraska, South Dakota, Texas, Wyoming collections)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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