Elapidae

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Reptilia
Subclassis: Diapsida
Infraclassis: Lepidosauromorpha
Superordo: Lepidosauria
Ordo: Squamata
Subordo: Serpentes
Infraordo: Caenophidia
Superfamilia: Elapoidea
Familia: Elapidae
Subfamiliae: Elapinae - Hydrophiinae - Laticaudinae

Overview of genera

Aspidelaps - Boulengerina - Bungarus - Calliophis - Dendroaspis - Elapsoidea - Hemachatus - Hemibungarus - Micruroides - Micrurus - Naja - Ophiophagus - Oxyuranus - Panacedechis - Paranaja - Pseudohaje - Walterinnesia

Name

Elapidae Boie, 1827

References

* Vidal, N.; Delmas, A.-S.; David, P.; Cruaud, C.; Couloux, A.; Hedges, S.B. 2007: The phylogeny and classification of caenophidian snakes inferred from seven nuclear protein-coding genes. C.R. Biologies, 330: 182–187. PDF

Vernacular names
Deutsch: Giftnattern
Nederlands: Gifslangen
Русский: Аспиды
Suomi: Myrkkytarhakäärmeet
Svenska: Giftsnokar

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