Tomodon

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Tomodon
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Suborder: Serpentes
Family: Colubridae
Subfamily: Dipsadinae
Genus: Tomodon
A.M.C. Duméril & Bibron, 1853

Tomodon is a genus of colubrid snakes, which are endemic to South America. [1] The genus contains three species. The dinosaur genus Diplotomodon was originally known as Tomodon. [2]

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Species

The following species are recognized as being valid. [3]

Cited references

  1. Genus Tomodon at The Reptile Database. www.reptile-database.org.
  2. Leidy, J., 1865, Memoir on the extinct reptiles of the Cretaceous formations of the United States. Smithsonian Contribution to Knowledge. 14: 1-135
  3. "Tomodon". Integrated Taxonomic Information System . Retrieved 13 August 2007.

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