Geringophis depressus Holman 1976 (sand boa)

Reptilia - Squamata - Boidae

Full reference: J. A. Holman. 1976. Snakes of the Gering Formation (lower Miocene) of Nebraska. Herpetologica 32:88-94

Belongs to Geringophis according to J. A. Holman 1976

See also Holman 1982

Sister taxa: Geringophis robustus, Geringophis vetus, Geringophis yatkolae, Geringophis yatkolai

Ecology: fossorial carnivore


• Miocene of United States (3: Nebraska collections)

• Harrisonian of United States (1: Nebraska)

• Oligocene of United States (1: Wyoming)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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