Miocoluber Parmley 1988 (colubrid snake)

Reptilia - Squamata - Colubridae

Full reference: D. Parmley. 1988. Early Hemphillian (late Miocene) snakes from the Higgins local fauna of Lipscomb County, Texas. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 8(3):322-327

Parent taxon: Colubrinae according to D. Parmley 1988

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

Subtaxa: Miocoluber dalquesti

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Type: Miocoluber dalquesti

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Higgins Quarries ( of Texas)

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