Paracoluber Holman 1970 (colubrid snake)

Reptilia - Squamata - Colubridae

Full reference: J. A. Holman. 1970. Herpetofauna of the Wood Mountain Formation (Upper Miocene) of Saskatchewan. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 7:1317-1325

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

See also Carroll 1988, Holman 1970 and Parmley and Holman 1995

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

Subtaxa: Paracoluber storeri

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Type: Paracoluber storeri

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Hemphillian of United States (2: Indiana, Nebraska collections)

• Miocene of Canada (1: Saskatchewan), United States (2: Nebraska, Wyoming)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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