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Type: Correspondence
Published: 2022-08-31
Page range: 595-595
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Katariana nomen novum: a replacement name for the preoccupied extinct genus Kataria Scanferla, Zaher, Novas, de Muizon & Céspedes, 2013 (Serpentes: Alethinophidia)

Institution of Higher Learning, Research and Specialized Studies, Department of Botany, Janata Mahavidyalaya, Chandrapur, 442401, Maharashtra, India.
Department of Botany, Nevjabai Hitkarni College, Bramahapuri, 440206, Maharashtra, India.
CONICET-Instituto de Bio y Geociencias del NOA (IBIGEO), 9 de Julio No 14 (A4405BBB), Rosario de Lerma, Salta, Argentina.
Museu de Zoologia da Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.
Reptilia Serpentes Alethinophidia


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    Scanferla, A., Zaher, H., Novas, F.E., de Muizon, C. & Céspedes, R. (2013) A new snake skull from the Paleocene of Bolivia sheds light on the evolution of Macrostomatans. PLoS ONE, 8 (3), e57583.