Bothriagenys flectomendax Wick and Shiller, II 2020 (squamates)

Reptilia - Squamata

Full reference: S. L. Wick and T. A. Shiller, II. 2020. New taxa among a remarkably diverse assemblage of fossil squamates from the Aguja formation (lower Campanian) of west Texas. Cretaceous Research 114:104516:1-27

Belongs to Bothriagenys according to S. L. Wick and T. A. Shiller 2020

Sister taxon: Bothriagenys mysterion

Type specimen: TMM 45947-517, a mandible (anteriormost left dentary fragment with intact teeth). Its type locality is TMM 45947, Adobe Wells Draw , which is in a Campanian estuary/bay sandstone in the Aguja Formation of Texas.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of United States (2: Texas, Utah collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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