Hydrophidae


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Related to Hydrophidae: Hydrophiidae
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Noun1.Hydrophidae - sea snakes
reptile family - a family of reptiles
sea snake - any of numerous venomous aquatic viviparous snakes having a fin-like tail; of warm littoral seas; feed on fish which they immobilize with quick-acting venom
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The major families of poisonous snakes in India are Elapidae which includes common cobra (Najanaja), king cobra and common krait (bungaruscaerulus), viperidae includes Russell's viper, echiscarinatus (saw scaled or carpet viper) and pit viper and hydrophidae (sea snakes).
sbPLIs can be produced by snakes of the Elapidae, Viperidae, Hydrophidae, Colubridae and Boidae families.
They are grouped into Cortalidae Viperidae Elapidae and Hydrophidae families (Matsui et al.