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Vipera natiensis

Reptilia - Squamata - Crotalidae

Taxonomy
Vipera natiensis was named by Bailon et al. (2002). Its type specimen is Nati-12 no. 1362, a set of vertebrae (a single trunk vertebra, probably of mid-trunk region), and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Punta Nati, Site 12, which is in a Pliocene karst mudstone in Spain.

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Vipera natiensis Bailon et al. p. 230 fig. 1

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
RankNameAuthor
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Lepidosauromorpha(Benton 1983)
superorderLepidosauria()
orderSquamata
suborderOphidia(Latreille 1804)
Serpentes(Linnaeus 1758)
infraorderAlethinophidia
Macrostomata
superfamilyBooideaGray 1825
Caenophidia
superfamilyColubroidea
familyCrotalidae()
subfamilyViperinae
genusVipera
speciesnatiensis

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available