Synonym: Boavus agilis Marsh 1871
Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1871. Description of some new fossil serpents, from the Tertiary deposits of Wyoming. The American Journal of Science and Arts, series 3 1(5):322-329
- Boavus occidentalis: PMNH 511, a set of vertebrae (single dorsal vertebra). Its type locality is Grizzly Buttes, which is in a Bridgerian terrestrial horizon in the Bridger Formation of Wyoming.
- Boavus agilis: YPM 2765, 2766 and 467, a set of vertebrae (Supposedly five vertebrae, but only four recovered (three specimen no.s)). Its type locality is Grizzly Buttes, which is in a Bridgerian terrestrial horizon in the Bridger Formation of Wyoming.
Ecology: scansorial carnivore
• Eocene of United States (9: Wyoming collections)
Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence
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