Natrix longivertebrata Szyndlar 1984 (water snake)

Reptilia - Squamata - Colubridae

Full reference: Z. Szyndlar. 1984. Fossil snakes from Poland. Acta Zoologica Cracoviensia 28(1):1-156

Belongs to Natrix according to F Bachmayer and Z Szyndlar 1987

See also Bachmayer and Szyndlar 1985 and Szyndlar 1984

Sister taxa: Coluber podolicus, Natrix merkurensis, Natrix mlynarskii, Natrix natrix, Natrix parva

Type specimen: Its type locality is Rebielice Krolewskie, which is in a MN 16 cave limestone/claystone in Poland

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore


• Pliocene of Hungary (3 collections), Poland (4)

• MN 13 of Hungary (1)

• Miocene of Austria (1), France (4), Hungary (2), Ukraine (1)

Total: 16 collections including 17 occurrences

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