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Blanus Mendezi Skull

Caption: This image depicts a virtual model of the holotype after removing the covering crust and the infilling matrix.

Credit: Bolet A, Delfino M, Fortuny J, Almécija S, Robles JM, et al. (2014) An Amphisbaenian Skull from the European Miocene and the Evolution of Mediterranean Worm Lizards. PLoS ONE 9(6): e98082. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0098082

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