Najash Apestiguía and Zaher 2006 (snake)

Reptilia - Squamata

Full reference: S. Apestiguía and H. Zaher. 2006. A Cretaceous terrestrial snake with robust hindlimbs and a sacrum. Nature 440:1037-1040

Parent taxon: Ophidia according to A. Palci et al. 2013

See also Apestiguía and Zaher 2006, Longrich et al. 2012 and Wilson et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Amblycephalidiformia, Angiostomata, Asinea, Boaeformia, Cholophidia, Colubriformia, Coniophidae, Norisophis, Psammophidae, Seismophis, Serpentes, Solenoglypha, Tortricina

Subtaxa: Najash rionegrina

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Ecology:

Distribution: found only at La Buitrera (lower) (Cretaceous of Argentina)

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