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Alethinophidia  Nopcsa, 1923
Taxonomic Serial No.: 634390

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Infraorder  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2019   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassReptilia Laurenti, 1768 – répteis, reptiles, Reptiles  
                         OrderSquamata Oppel, 1811 – Amphisbaenians, Lizards, Snakes, amphisbčnes, lézards, serpents  
                            SuborderSerpentes Linnaeus, 1758 – Snakes, cobra, serpente, serpents  
                               InfraorderAlethinophidia Nopcsa, 1923  
    Direct Children:  
                                  FamilyAcrochordidae Bonaparte, 1831 – Wart Snakes 
                                  FamilyAniliidae Stejneger, 1907 – False Coral Snakes 
                                  FamilyAnomochilidae Cundall, Wallach and Rossman, 1993 – Dwarf Pipe Snakes 
                                  FamilyBoidae Gray, 1825 – Boas, Boids 
                                  FamilyBolyeriidae Hoffstetter, 1946 – Mauritius Snakes 
                                  FamilyCalabariidae Gray, 1858  
                                  FamilyCandoiidae Pyron, Reynolds and Burbrink, 2014  
                                  FamilyCharinidae Gray, 1849  
                                  FamilyColubridae Oppel, 1811 – Colubrids, Typical Snakes 
                                  FamilyCylindrophiidae Fitzinger, 1843 – Asian Pipe Snakes 
                                  FamilyElapidae F. Boie, 1827 – Cobras, Coral Snakes, Elapids, Kraits, Coralsnakes 
                                  FamilyErycidae Bonaparte, 1831  
                                  FamilyHomalopsidae Bonaparte, 1845  
                                  FamilyLamprophiidae Fitzinger, 1843  
                                  FamilyLoxocemidae Cope, 1861 – Mexican Pythons 
                                  FamilyPareidae Romer, 1956  
                                  FamilyPythonidae Fitzinger, 1826 – Pythons 
                                  FamilySanziniidae Romer, 1956  
                                  FamilyTropidophiidae Brongersma, 1951 – Dwarf Boas 
                                  FamilyUropeltidae Müller, 1832 – Pipe Snakes, Shield-tailed Snakes 
                                  FamilyViperidae Oppel, 1811 – Pit Vipers, Vipers 
                                  FamilyXenodermidae Cope, 1900  
                                  FamilyXenopeltidae Bonaparte, 1845 – Sunbeam Snakes 
                                  FamilyXenophidiidae Wallach and Günther, 1998 – Spine-jawed Snakes 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Reptile Database (2019), website (version 09-Jul-19)  
  Acquired: 2019   
  Notes: Uetz, P. & Jirí Hosek (eds.), The Reptile Database, (   
  Reference for: Alethinophidia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): McDiarmid, Roy W., Jonathan A. Campbell, and T'Shaka A. Touré   
  Publication Date: 1999   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Snake Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, vol. 1   
  Page(s): xi + 511   
  Publisher: The Herpetologists' League   
  Publication Place: Washington, D.C., USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-893777-01-4, 1-893777-00-6  
  Reference for: Alethinophidia   

 Geographic Information
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