†subfamily Anguinae Gray 1825 (lizard)

Reptilia - Squamata - Anguidae

Parent taxon: Anguidae according to R. M. Sullivan 1987

See also Cernansky et al. 2015, Estes 1976, Estes 1983, Meszoely 1970 and Vianey-Liaud et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Abronia, Anniellinae, Bainguis, Barisia, Coloptychon, Diploglossinae, Elgaria, Gerrhonotinae, Glyptosaurinae, Machaerosaurus, Odaxosaurinae, Odaxosaurus, Ophiodes, Ophisauromimus, Rajaurisaurus, Xestops lentus, Xestops microdus, Xestops minutus, Xestops piercei

Subtaxa: Anguini Headonhillia Ophipseudopus Ophisaurini Ophisauriscus Parophisaurus

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Ecology: insectivore-carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Croatia (1 collection), France (4), Germany (19), Greece (2), Hungary (7), Israel (2), Italy (6), the Netherlands (1), Poland (4), Serbia and Montenegro (1), Spain (2), the United Kingdom (9), United States (16: Florida, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas)

• Blancan of United States (1: Kansas)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of France (1), Hungary (1)

• Pliocene of Austria (2), France (1), Hungary (6), Moldova (1), Morocco (1), Poland (4), Slovakia (1), Spain (1), Turkey (1), Ukraine (5)

• MN 13 of Ukraine (2)

• Neogene of Slovakia (1)

• Miocene of Austria (2), Canada (1: Saskatchewan), the Czech Republic (2), France (2), Germany (29), Greece (3), Hungary (13), Italy (3), Kazakhstan (2), Morocco (1), Portugal (1), Romania (1), Slovakia (2), Spain (8), Switzerland (1), Ukraine (8), United States (5: Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Kansas, Nebraska)

• Oligocene of Belgium (2), France (19), Germany (5), United States (10: Colorado, Nebraska, Wyoming)

• Eocene of Belgium (1), France (30), Germany (2), Portugal (1), Spain (4), Switzerland (1), the United Kingdom (4), United States (1: Virginia)

• Paleocene of Belgium (1)

Total: 268 collections including 361 occurrences

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