Ящерица рубежа средней и поздней юры Северо-Восточной Ферганы

P. V. Fedorov, L. A. Nessov

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Abstract

The skull with lower jaw, scapulocoracoid, part of the femur, vertebrae, and a series of robust osteoscutes of the lizard Changetisaurus estesi gen. et sp. nov. (Changetisaurinae, subfam. nov., Dorsetisauridae) were found in the Callovian of Kyrgyzstan. An animal was referred to as primitive Anguimorpha and have some similarities to Paramacellodidae (Scincomorpha). Divergency of infraorders and suprafamilies of recent lizards took part before the Middle/Late Jurassic boundary, before the appearance of birds and many groups of dinosarus. -English summary

Original languageRussian
Pages (from-to)9-14
Number of pages6
JournalВЕСТНИК САНКТ-ПЕТЕРБУРГСКОГО УНИВЕРСИТЕТА. СЕРИЯ 7: ГЕОЛОГИЯ, ГЕОГРАФИЯ
Volume3
StatePublished - 1 Oct 1992

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  • Geology
  • Earth and Planetary Sciences(all)

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