Boidae

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Boidae
Boa constrictor (2).jpg
Boa constrictor, Boa constrictor
Scienteefic clessification
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Cless: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Suborder: Serpentes
Infraorder: Alethinophidia
Faimily: Boidae
Gray, 1825[1]
Subfamilies

Boinae
Calabariidae
Erycinae
Sanziniinae
Candoiinae[lower-alpha 1]

The Boidae (Common names: boas, boids,[2] boioids) are a faimily o nonvenomous snakes foond in Americae, Africae, Europe, Asie, an some Paceefic Islands.

Notes[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Tradeetionally placed in Boinae

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. McDiarmid RW, Campbell JA, Touré T. 1999. Snake Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, vol. 1. Herpetologists' League. 511 pp. ISBN 1-893777-00-6 (series). ISBN 1-893777-01-4 (volume).
  2. "Boidae". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 14 July 2008.