family Boidae

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Boidae - boas and pythons
reptile family - a family of reptiles
boa - any of several chiefly tropical constrictors with vestigial hind limbs
Charina, genus Charina - boas of western North America
genus Lichanura, Lichanura - boas of western North America
Pythoninae, subfamily Pythoninae - Old World boas: pythons; in some classifications considered a separate family from Boidae
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Maximum relative abundance was recorded for family Colubridae (63.53%: N = 331), and minimum for family Boidae (6.53%: N = 34).
On Pg 57, the Nurse's thread snake was photographed at Dibab (not Dibdab), and Pg 64, the family Boidae is misspelt.
* The biggest snakes in the world are members of the family Boidae, which includes the boa and the python.