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IRMNG taxon details

Hydrophiidae Smith, 1926

104349  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:104349)

accepted
Family
Hydrophidae · unaccepted
Genus Leioselasma Lacepède, 1804
Genus Melanomystax Wall, 1921

Genus Aturia Gray, 1840 accepted as Hydrophis Latreille, 1801 (unaccepted > nomen nudum)
Genus Liopala Gray, 1840 accepted as Hydrophis Latreille, 1801 (unaccepted > nomen nudum)

Genus Acalyptus Duméril, 1853 accepted as Acalyptophis Boulenger, 1896
Genus Aepyurus Agassiz, 1846 accepted as Aipysurus Lacepède, 1804
Genus Aipsurus accepted as Aipysurus Lacepède, 1804
Genus Aipsusus accepted as Aipysurus Lacepède, 1804
Genus Aspisurus Gray in Grey, 1841 accepted as Aipysurus Lacepède, 1804
Genus Asturia Gray, 1842 accepted as Hydrophis Latreille, 1801
Genus Aturia Gray, 1842 accepted as Hydrophis Latreille, 1801
Genus Diseira accepted as Disteira Lacepède, 1804
Genus Disteria Gray, 1825 accepted as Disteira Lacepède, 1804
Genus Distira Agassiz, 1846 accepted as Disteira Lacepède, 1804
Genus Dolichodira Wall, 1921 accepted as Hydrophis Latreille, 1801
Genus Elaphrodytes Gistl, 1848 accepted as Pelamis Daudin, 1803
Genus Hydophis accepted as Hydrophis Latreille, 1801
Genus Hydrophus Fleming, 1822 accepted as Hydrophis Latreille, 1801
Genus Hydrophys Bory de St. Vincent, 1828 accepted as Hydrophis Latreille, 1801
Genus Hydrus Schneider, 1799 accepted as Pelamis Daudin, 1803
Genus Hypotropis Gray, 1846 accepted as Aipysurus Lacepède, 1804
Genus Labemis accepted as Lapemis Gray, 1835
Genus Lapemys Agassiz, 1846 accepted as Lapemis Gray, 1835
Genus Leioselama Bonaparte, 1831 (Misspelling)
Genus Lejoselasmus Fischer, 1808 (Misspelling)
Genus Lielasma Agassiz, 1846 (Unjustified (?) emendation)
Genus Liopala Gray, 1842 accepted as Hydrophis Latreille, 1801
Genus Liopola Gray, 1842 accepted as Hydrophis Latreille, 1801
Genus Lioselasma accepted as Leioselasma Lacepède, 1804
Genus Mediohydrophis Kharin, 2004 accepted as Hydrophis Latreille, 1801
Genus Microcephalus Schlegel, 1837 accepted as Hydrophis Latreille, 1801
Genus Micromastophis Wall, 1921 accepted as Hydrophis Latreille, 1801
Genus Pelamydrus Stejneger, 1910 accepted as Pelamis Daudin, 1803
Genus Pelamys Oken, 1816 accepted as Pelamis Daudin, 1803
Genus Platura Gray, 1840 accepted as Laticauda Laurenti, 1768
Genus Platurus Latreille, 1801 accepted as Laticauda Laurenti, 1768
Genus Platyurus Ritgen, 1828 accepted as Laticauda Laurenti, 1768
Genus Platyurus Agassiz, 1846 accepted as Laticauda Laurenti, 1768
Genus Polyodontus Boulenger, 1896 (Unjustified (?) emendation)
Genus Polypholophis Wall, 1921 accepted as Hydrophis Latreille, 1801
Genus Porrecticollis Wall, 1921 accepted as Hydrophis Latreille, 1801
Genus Pseudodisteira accepted as Acalyptophis Boulenger, 1896
Genus Pseudodistira Kinghorn, 1926 accepted as Acalyptophis Boulenger, 1896

Genus Polyodontes Lesson in Bélanger, 1832 (uncertain, unassessed)
marine
recent only
Not documented
Taxonomic remark Considered subfamily of Elapidae in some treatments  
Taxonomic remark Considered subfamily of Elapidae in some treatments [details]
IRMNG (2021). Hydrophiidae Smith, 1926. Accessed at: https://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=104349 on 2022-12-08
Date
action
by
2006-09-19 22:00:00Z
created
2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
changed

basis of record CoL2006/EMBL Reptiles [details]   

basis of record WoRMS (Mar 2013) [details]   

extant flag source CoL2006/EMBL Reptiles [details]   

habitat flag source web search (AJR) [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Animalia (Kingdom) > Eumetazoa (Subkingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Reptilia (Class) > Lepidosauria (Subclass) > Squamata (Order) > Serpentes (Suborder) > Hydrophiidae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info Sea snakes. 1 genus only (Laticauda) lays eggs on land, remainder fully marine. [details]

Habitat Marine and nonmarine [details]

Taxonomic remark Considered subfamily of Elapidae in some treatments [details]

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