Calanguban

Name: Calanguban.
Phonetic: Cah-lang-u-ban.
Named By: Tiago R.‭ ‬Simões,‭ ‬Michael W.‭ ‬Caldwell‭ & ‬Alexander W.‭ ‬A.‭ ‬Kellner‭ ‬-‭ ‬2014.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Reptilia,‭ ‬Squamata.
Species: C.‭ ‬alamoi‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Insectivore‭?
Size: Unavailable.
Known locations: Brazil‭ ‬-‭ ‬Crato Formation.
Time period: Albian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Skull and partial post cranial skeleton lacking the tail,‭ ‬and parts of the limbs.

       Calanguban is a genus of lizard that lived in Brazil during the early Cretaceous.

Further reading
-‭ ‬A new Early Cretaceous lizard species from Brazil,‭ ‬and the phylogenetic position of the oldest known South American squamates.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Journal of Systematic Palaeontology‭ ‬13‭ (‬7‭)‬:‭ ‬601.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Tiago R.‭ ‬Simões,‭ ‬Michael W.‭ ‬Caldwell‭ & ‬Alexander W.‭ ‬A.‭ ‬Kellner‭ ‬-‭ ‬2014.



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