Named By: A. C. Pritchard, J. A. McCartney, D. W. Krause & N. J. Kley - 2014.
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Squamata, Madtstoiidae.
Species: A. fisaka (type).
Known locations: Madagascar - Maevarano Formation.
Time period: Maastrichtian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Partial remains of at least two individuals.
Adinophis is a genus of madtstoiid snake that lived in Madagascar during the Ceretaceous. Relatives genera of Adinophis include Wonambi, Menarana, Sanajeh, Yurlunggur, Madtsoia and Gigantophis.
- New snakes from the Upper Cretaceous (Maastrichtian) Maevarano Formation, Mahajanga Basin, Madagascar. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 34(5):1080-1093. - A. C. Pritchard, J. A. McCartney, D. W. Krause & N. J. Kley - 2014.