Opisthias rarus Gilmore 1909 (rhynchocephalian)

Reptilia - Rhynchocephalia

Full reference: C. W. Gilmore. 1909. A new rhynchocephalian reptile from the Jurassic of Wyoming, with notes on the fauna of "Quarry 9". Proceedings of the United States National Museum 37(1698):35-42

Belongs to Opisthias according to C. W. Gilmore 1909

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: USNM 2860. Its type locality is Quarry 9, Como Bluff (YPM), which is in a Kimmeridgian/Tithonian fluvial-lacustrine mudstone/sandstone in the Morrison Formation of Wyoming.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Jurassic of United States (2: Wyoming collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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