Lunaophis Albino et al. 2016 (snake)

Reptilia - Squamata

Full reference: A. Albino, J. D. Carrillo-BriceƱo, and J. M. Neenan. 2016. An enigmatic aquatic snake from the Cenomanian of Northern South America. PeerJ 4:e2027:1-26

Parent taxon: Serpentes according to A. Albino et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Alethinophidia, Botrophis, Cholophidia, Coluber steinheimensis, Diablophis, Dinilysia, Eophis, Goinophis, Hoplocephalus, Madtsoiidae, Ophidion, Ophidioniscus, Ophidium, Portugalophis, Protagras, Pseudonaja, Scolecophidia, Tomodon, Typhlopoidea, Xiaophis

Subtaxa: Lunaophis aquaticus

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Type: Lunaophis aquaticus

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Cementos Andinos quarry (Cretaceous of Venezuela)

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