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Viperidae Oppel, 1811

103448  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:103448)

accepted
Family
Genus Acridophaga Reuss, 1927
Genus Adenorhinos Marx & Rabb, 1965
Genus Agkistrodon de Beauvois, 1799
Genus Atheris Cope, 1862
Genus Atropoides Werman, 1992
Genus Atropophis Peters, 1872
Genus Atropos Wagler, 1830
Genus Azemiops Boulenger, 1888
Genus Bitis Gray, 1842
Genus Bothriechis Peters, 1859
Genus Bothriopsis Peters, 1861
Genus Bothrocophias Gutberlet & Campbell, 2001
Genus Bothrophis Fitzinger, 1861
Genus Bothropoides Fenwick, Gutberlet, Evans & Parkinson, 2009
Genus Bothrops Wagler, 1824
Genus Calloselasma Cope, 1859
Genus Caudisona Laurenti, 1768
Genus Causus Wagler, 1830
Genus Cenchris Daudin, 1803
Genus Cerastes Laurenti, 1768
Genus Cerrophidion Campbell & Lamar, 1992
Genus Chersea Fleming, 1822
Genus Craspedocephalus Kuhl & van Hasselt, 1822
Genus Crotalophorus Gray, 1825
Genus Crotalus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Daboia Gray, 1842
Genus Deinagkistrodon Gloyd, 1979
Genus Dinodipsas Peters, 1882
Genus Distichurus Hallowell, 1842
Genus Echis Merrem, 1820
Genus Eristicophis Alcock & Finn, 1897
Genus Gloydius Hoge & Romano-Hoge, 1981
Genus Halys Gray, 1849
Genus Heterophis Peters, 1862
Genus Hypnale Fitzinger, 1843
Genus Lachesis Daudin, 1803
Genus Macrovipera Reuss, 1927
Genus Mixcoatlus Jadin, Smith & Campbell, 2011
Genus Montatheris Broadley, 1996
Genus Montivipera Nilson, Tuniyev, Andren, Orlov, Joger & Herrmann, 1999
Genus Ophryacus Cope, 1887
Genus Ovophis Burger in Smith & Chiszar, 1988
Genus Parias Gray, 1849
Genus Pelias Merrem, 1820
Genus Peltopelor Günther, 1864
Genus Poecilostolus Günther, 1863
Genus Popeia Malhotra & Thorpe, 2004
Genus Porthidium Cope, 1871
Genus Proatheris Broadley, 1996
Genus Protobothrops Hoge & Romano Hoge, 1983
Genus Pseudocerastes Boulenger, 1896
Genus Rhinocerophis Garman, 1881
Genus Scytale Meuschen, 1778
Genus Sinovipera Guo & Wang, 2011
Genus Sistrurus Garman, 1883
Genus Thamnocenchris Salvin, 1860
Genus Thanatophis Posada-Arango, 1889
Genus Toxicoa Gray, 1849
Genus Toxicophis Troost, 1836
Genus Triceratolepidophis Ziegler, Herrmann, David, Orlov & Plauvels, 2000
Genus Trimeresurus Lacepède, 1804
Genus Trimesurus Gray, 1842
Genus Tropidolaemus Wagler, 1830
Genus Urobelus Reinhardt, 1860
Genus Uropsophus Wagler, 1830
Genus Vipera Laurenti, 1768
Genus Zhaoermia Gumprechtt & Tillack, 2004

Genus Clotho Gray, 1840 (nomen nudum)
Genus Daboia Gray, 1840 accepted as Daboia Gray, 1842 (nomen nudum)
Genus Echidna Link, 1806 accepted as Bitis Gray, 1842 (nomen nudum)
Genus Hindius Reuss, 1939 accepted as Montatheris Broadley, 1996 (nomen nudum)
Genus Hypnale Rafinesque, 1815 accepted as Hypnale Fitzinger, 1843 (nomen nudum)
Genus Trimesurus Gray, 1840 (nomen nudum)

Genus Adelynhoserea Hoser, 2012 accepted as Cryptelytrops Cope, 1859
Genus Adelynhoserserpenae Hoser, 2012 accepted as Atropoides Werman, 1992
Genus Ancistrodon Wagler, 1830 accepted as Agkistrodon de Beauvois, 1799
Genus Angkistrodon Gray, 1842 accepted as Agkistrodon de Beauvois, 1799
Genus Arastes Hallowell, 1847 accepted as Cerastes Laurenti, 1768
Genus Aspis Laurenti, 1768 (Suppressed name (ICZN))
Genus Benjaminswileus Hoser, 2013 accepted as Atractaspis Smith, 1849
Genus Berus Oken, 1816 (Published in a rejected work (ICZN))
Genus Blackleyviperea Hoser, 2013 accepted as Rhinocerophis Garman, 1881
Genus Borneovipera Hoser, 2013 accepted as Craspedocephalus Kuhl & van Hasselt, 1822
Genus Candisona accepted as Caudisona Laurenti, 1768
Genus Cenchris Gronovius, 1763 (Published in a rejected work (ICZN))
Genus Cenchrus Link, 1807 (Misspelling)
Genus Cerates accepted as Cerastes Laurenti, 1768
Genus Cobra Laurenti, 1768 (Suppressed name (ICZN))
Genus Conantvipera Hoser, 2013 accepted as Gloydius Hoge & Romano-Hoge, 1981
Genus Cottonus Hoser, 2012 accepted as Crotalus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Cottonus Hoser, 2009 accepted as Aechmophrys Coues, 1875
Genus Cottonvipera Hoser, 2013 accepted as Ovophis Burger in Smith & Chiszar, 1988
Genus Crasedocephalus Gray, 1825 (Misspelling)
Genus Crotalinus Rafinesque, 1815 accepted as Crotalus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Crotalophorus Gronovius, 1763 (Published in a rejected work (ICZN))
Genus Crottyvipera Hoser, 2013 accepted as Protobothrops Hoge & Romano Hoge, 1983
Genus Crutchfieldus Hoser, 2012 accepted as Crotalus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Crutchfieldus Hoser, 2009 accepted as Crotalus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Cummingea Hoser, 2009 accepted as Crotalus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Cummingea Hoser, 2012 accepted as Crotalus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Cummingviperea Hoser, 2013 accepted as Protobothrops Hoge & Romano Hoge, 1983
Genus Daraninus Hoser, 2012 accepted as Bothrops Wagler, 1824
Genus Davievipera Hoser, 2013 accepted as Porthidium Cope, 1871
Genus Echidna Merrem, 1820 accepted as Bitis Gray, 1842
Genus Edwardsus Hoser, 2012 accepted as Crotalus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Edwardsus Hoser, 2009 accepted as Crotalus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Ermia Zhang, 1993 accepted as Zhaoermia Gumprechtt & Tillack, 2004
Genus Hoseraspea Hoser, 2012 accepted as Atractaspis Smith, 1849
Genus Hoserea Hoser, 2012 accepted as Crotalus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Hoserea Hoser, 2009 accepted as Crotalus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Jackyhoserea Hoser, 2012 accepted as Bothrops Wagler, 1824
Genus Katrinahoserviperea Hoser, 2013 accepted as Gloydius Hoge & Romano-Hoge, 1981
Genus Klosevipera Hoser, 2013 accepted as Bitis Gray, 1842
Genus Kuekus Hoser, 2013 accepted as Bitis Gray, 1842
Genus Lachoesis accepted as Lachesis Daudin, 1803
Genus Laidlawus Hoser, 2012 accepted as Vipera Laurenti, 1768
Genus Leiolepis Duméril, 1853 accepted as Calloselasma Cope, 1859
Genus Lowlyvipera Hoser, 2013 accepted as Protobothrops Hoge & Romano Hoge, 1983
Genus Lowryus Hoser, 2013 accepted as Atractaspis Smith, 1849
Genus Magaera accepted as Megaera Wagler, 1830
Genus Matteoea Hoser, 2012 accepted as Crotalus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Matteoea Hoser, 2009 accepted as Crotalus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Maxhoservipera Hoser, 2012 accepted as Vipera Laurenti, 1768
Genus Mullinsus Hoser, 2012 accepted as Crotalus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Mullinsus Hoser, 2009 accepted as Crotalus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Ninvipera Hoser, 2013 accepted as Gloydius Hoge & Romano-Hoge, 1981
Genus Oxyus Hoser, 2012 accepted as Trimeresurus Lacepède, 1804
Genus Pelius Bell, 1839 (Misspelling)
Genus Peltopetor Boulenger, 1896 (Misspelling)
Genus Piersonus Hoser, 2012 accepted as Crotalus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Piersonus Hoser, 2009 accepted as Crotalus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Pillotus Hoser, 2009 accepted as Caudisona Laurenti, 1768
Genus Pillotus Hoser, 2012 accepted as Caudisona Laurenti, 1768
Genus Pughvipera Hoser, 2013 accepted as Bothrocophias Gutberlet & Campbell, 2001
Genus Rattlewellsus Hoser, 2012 accepted as Crotalus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Ryukyuvipera Hoser, 2013 accepted as Ovophis Burger in Smith & Chiszar, 1988
Genus Sayersus Hoser, 2012 accepted as Crotalus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Sayersus Hoser, 2009 accepted as Crotalus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Scytale Gronovius, 1763 (Published in a rejected work (ICZN))
Genus Scytalus Rafinesque, 1815 (Misspelling)
Genus Scytalus Fleming, 1822 (Misspelling)
Genus Scythale Geoffroy St Hilaire in Savigny, 1827 (Misspelling)
Genus Simpsonvipera Hoser, 2013 accepted as Viridovipera Malhotra & Thorpe, 2004
Genus Sloppvipera Hoser, 2013 accepted as Tropidolaemus Wagler, 1830
Genus Smythus Hoser, 2012 accepted as Caudisona Laurenti, 1768
Genus Smythus Hoser, 2009 accepted as Caudisona Laurenti, 1768
Genus Swilevipera Hoser, 2013 accepted as Trimeresurus Lacepède, 1804
Genus Trimeresura Fleming, 1822 accepted as Trimeresurus Lacepède, 1804
Genus Vipera Gronovius, 1763 accepted as Vipera Laurenti, 1768
Genus Vipere accepted as Vipera Laurenti, 1768
Genus Viperus accepted as Vipera Laurenti, 1768
Genus Woolfvipera Hoser, 2012 accepted as Atheris Cope, 1862
Genus Yunnanvipera Hoser, 2013 accepted as Viridovipera Malhotra & Thorpe, 2004

Genus Agkishodon de Beauvois, 1799 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Crotalurus Rafinesque, 1820 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Cryptelytrops Cope, 1859 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Himalayophis Malhotra & Thorpe, 2004 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Megaera Wagler, 1830 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Mesovipera Reuss, 1927 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Teleuraspis Cope, 1859 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Turanechis Cherlin in Cherlin & Borkin, 1990 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Viridovipera Malhotra & Thorpe, 2004 (uncertain, unassessed)
marine, brackish
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2018). Viperidae Oppel, 1811. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=103448 on 2019-04-19
Date
action
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2006-09-19 22:00:00Z
created
2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
changed

basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

extant flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   

habitat flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Animalia (Kingdom) > Eumetazoa (Subkingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Reptilia (Class) > Lepidosauria (Subclass) > Squamata (Order) > Serpentes (Suborder) > Colubroidea (Superfamily) > Viperidae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info Benton, 1993 habitat flag(s): T; stratigraphic range: Miocene (Lower Miocene)-Holocene (?Recent) [details]