How did snakes evolve and where did they come from? Two different questions relate to the origin of snakes: who were the ancestors of snakes and what was the biology of the transition from the lacertilian to the ophidian status? Work on both of these questions is in continuing progress. Relevant to the preceeding analysis of anguinomorph anatomy is the question of snake ancestry.
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- Outlook: The Origin of Snakes
Dr. Olivier Rieppel
- Birkhäuser Basel