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Elapidae Boié, 1827

115519  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:115519)

accepted
Family
Genus Acalyptophis Boulenger, 1896
Genus Acanthophis Daudin in Sonnini, 1803
Genus Adeniophis Peters, 1871
Genus Aipysurus Lacepède, 1804
Genus Antaioserpens Wells & Wellington, 1985
Genus Apistocalamus Boulenger, 1897
Genus Aspidelaps Fitzinger, 1843
Genus Aspidoclonion Wagler, 1828
Genus Aspidomorphus Fitzinger, 1843
Genus Astrotia Fischer, 1856
Genus Austrelaps Worrell, 1963
Genus Boulengerina Dollo, 1886
Genus Brachyaspis Boulenger, 1896
Genus Brachysoma Fitzinger, 1843
Genus Brachyurophis Günther, 1863
Genus Bungarus Oppel, 1811
Genus Cacophis Günther, 1863
Genus Calliophis Gray, 1834
Genus Cannia Wells & Wellington, 1983
Genus Chitulia Gray, 1849
Genus Cryptophis Worrell, 1961
Genus Cyrtophis Smith, 1849
Genus Demansia Gray, 1842
Genus Dendroaspis Schlegel, ? 1848
Genus Denisonia Krefft, 1869
Genus Dinophis Hallowell, 1852
Genus Disteira Lacepède, 1804
Genus Doliophis Girard, 1857
Genus Drepanodontis Worrell, 1961
Genus Drysdalia Worrell, 1961
Genus Echiopsis Fitzinger, 1843
Genus Elapechis Boulenger, 1896
Genus Elapocephalus Macleay, 1878
Genus Elapognathus Boulenger, 1896
Genus Elaps Schneider, 1801
Genus Elapsoidea Barboza de Bocage, 1866
Genus Emydocephalus Krefft, 1869
Genus Enhydrina Gray, 1849
Genus Ephalophis Smith, 1931
Genus Euprepiosoma Fitzinger, 1861
Genus Furina Duméril, 1853
Genus Glyphodon Günther, 1858
Genus Hemachatus Fleming, 1822
Genus Hemiaspis Fitzinger, 1861
Genus Hemibungarus Peters, 1862
Genus Homoroselaps Jan, 1859
Genus Hoplocephalus Wagler, 1830
Genus Hornea Lucas & Frost, 1896
Genus Hydrelaps Boulenger, 1896
Genus Hydrophis Latreille, 1801
Genus Kerilia Gray, 1849
Genus Kolpophis Smith, 1926
Genus Lapemis Gray, 1835
Genus Laticauda Laurenti, 1768
Genus Limnonaja Schmidt, 1923
Genus Loveridgelaps McDowell, 1970
Genus Lunelaps Worrell, 1961
Genus Mainophis Macleay, 1877
Genus Megaerophis Gray, 1849
Genus Melwardia Worrell, 1960
Genus Microcephalophis Lesson in Bélanger, 1832
Genus Micropechis Boulenger, 1896
Genus Micruroides Schmidt, 1928
Genus Micrurus Wagler in Spix, 1824
Genus Naja Laurenti, 1768
Genus Narophis Worrell, 1961
Genus Neelaps Günther, 1863
Genus Notechis Boulenger, 1896
Genus Notopseudonaja Wells, 2002
Genus Oceanius Wells, 2007
Genus Ogmodon Peters, 1864
Genus Ophiophagus Günther, 1864
Genus Oxyuranus Kinghorn, 1923
Genus Pailsus Hoser, 1998
Genus Parademansia Kinghorn, 1955
Genus Parahydrophis Burger & Natsuno, 1974
Genus Paranaja Loveridge, 1944
Genus Parapistocalamus Roux, 1934
Genus Parasuta Worrell, 1961
Genus Paroplocephalus Keogh, Scott & Scanlon, 2000
Genus Pelagophis Peters & Doria, 1878
Genus Pelamis Daudin, 1803
Genus Placidaserpens Wells, 2002
Genus Polyodontognathus Wall, 1921
Genus Praescutata Wall, 1901
Genus Pseudechis Wagler, 1830
Genus Pseudelaps Fitzinger, 1843
Genus Pseudoelaps Fitzinger, 1826
Genus Pseudohaje Günther, 1858
Genus Pseudolaticauda Kharin, 1984
Genus Pseudonaja Günther, 1858
Genus Rhinelaps Günther, 1872
Genus Rhinoplocephalus Müller, 1885
Genus Rhynchoelaps Jan, 1859
Genus Salomonelaps McDowell, 1970
Genus Simoselaps Jan, 1859
Genus Simotes Duméril & Bibron, 1854
Genus Sinomicrurus Slowinski, Boundy & Lawson, 2001
Genus Smithsohydrophis Kharin, 1981
Genus Spracklandus Hoser, 2009
Genus Stephanohydra Tschudi, 1837
Genus Suta Worrell, 1961
Genus Thalassophina Smith, 1926
Genus Thalassophis Schmidt, 1852
Genus Tomogaster Gray, 1849
Genus Tomyris Eichwald, 1831
Genus Toxicocalamus Boulenger, 1896
Genus Tropidechis Günther, 1863
Genus Ultrocalamus Sternfeld, 1913
Genus Unechis Worrell, 1961
Genus Vermicella Günther, 1858
Genus Walterinnesia Lataste, 1886
Genus Wellsus Hoser, 2009
Genus Xenurelaps Günther, 1864

Genus Leptaspis Fitzinger, 1861 (nomen nudum)

Genus Acanthopis Gray, 1825 accepted as Acanthophis Daudin in Sonnini, 1803
Genus Acantophis Berthold in Latreille, 1827 accepted as Acanthophis Daudin in Sonnini, 1803
Genus Afronaja Wallach, Wüster & Broadley, 2009 accepted as Naja Laurenti, 1768
Genus Aggressiserpens Wells, 2002 accepted as Acanthophis Daudin in Sonnini, 1803
Genus Alecto Wagler, 1830 accepted as Notechis Boulenger, 1896
Genus Apisthocalamus accepted as Apistocalamus Boulenger, 1897
Genus Aspidoclonium Agassiz, 1844 (Misspelling)
Genus Benmooreus Hoser, 2013 accepted as Calliophis Gray, 1834
Genus Binghamus Hoser, 2012 accepted as Micrurus Wagler in Spix, 1824
Genus Bioliophis accepted as Calliophis Gray, 1834
Genus Callophis Günther, 1859 accepted as Calliophis Gray, 1834
Genus Crottyhydrophis Hoser, 2013 accepted as Hydrophis Latreille, 1801
Genus Crytophis accepted as Cryptophis Worrell, 1961
Genus Dendraphis accepted as Dendroaspis Schlegel, ? 1848
Genus Dendraspis Fitzinger, 1843 (Suppressed name (ICZN))
Genus Dendrospis accepted as Dendroaspis Schlegel, ? 1848
Genus Diamenia Sauvage, 1878 accepted as Demansia Gray, 1842
Genus Diemansia Günther, 1858 accepted as Demansia Gray, 1842
Genus Diemenia Günther, 1863 accepted as Demansia Gray, 1842
Genus Diemennia Steindachner, 1867 accepted as Demansia Gray, 1842
Genus Diemennia Günther, 1863 accepted as Demansia Gray, 1842
Genus Dugitophis Wells, 2002 accepted as Pseudonaja Günther, 1858
Genus Elapidocephalus Macleay, 1884 accepted as Demansia Gray, 1842
Genus Elapocormus Fitzinger, 1843 accepted as Hoplocephalus Wagler, 1830
Genus Elapocranium Macleay, 1884 accepted as Demansia Gray, 1842
Genus Elapoidea Boulenger, 1896 accepted as Elapsoidea Barboza de Bocage, 1866
Genus Funkelapidus Hoser, 2012 accepted as Calliophis Gray, 1834
Genus Hamadryas Cantor, 1838 accepted as Ophiophagus Günther, 1864
Genus Hawkeswoodelapidus Hoser, 2013 accepted as Elapognathus Boulenger, 1896
Genus Hemibungaus accepted as Hemibungarus Peters, 1862
Genus Holocephalus accepted as Hoplocephalus Wagler, 1830
Genus Homaloselaps Jan, 1859 accepted as Vermicella Günther, 1858
Genus Homorelaps Boulenger, 1896 accepted as Homoroselaps Jan, 1859
Genus Hoplocephalus Agassiz, 1846 accepted as Notechis Boulenger, 1896
Genus Hoserelapidea Hoser, 2012 accepted as Micrurus Wagler in Spix, 1824
Genus Hulimkai Hoser, 2012 accepted as Suta Worrell, 1961
Genus Leptomicrurus Schmidt, 1937 accepted as Micrurus Wagler in Spix, 1824
Genus Lukefabaus Hoser, 2014 accepted as Cryptophis Worrell, 1961
Genus Macconchieus Hoser, 2014 accepted as Cryptophis Worrell, 1961
Genus Maticora Gray, 1835 accepted as Calliophis Gray, 1834
Genus Naia Berthold in Latreille, 1827 accepted as Naja Laurenti, 1768
Genus Ophrias Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Acanthophis Daudin in Sonnini, 1803
Genus Ophryas Merrem, 1820 accepted as Acanthophis Daudin in Sonnini, 1803
Genus Oplocephalus Gray, 1830 accepted as Notechis Boulenger, 1896
Genus Panacedechis Wells & Wellington, 1985 accepted as Pseudechis Wagler, 1830
Genus Paulstokesus Hoser, 2013 accepted as Calliophis Gray, 1834
Genus Petrodymon Krefft, 1869 accepted as Cacophis Günther, 1863
Genus Pilgerus Hoser, 2014 accepted as Aspidomorphus Fitzinger, 1843
Genus Pseudeches accepted as Pseudechis Wagler, 1830
Genus Pseudechys accepted as Pseudechis Wagler, 1830
Genus Pseudelaphe accepted as Pseudoelaps Fitzinger, 1826
Genus Pseudelaps Agassiz, 1846 (Unjustified (?) emendation)
Genus Pseudoelaphe accepted as Pseudoelaps Fitzinger, 1826
Genus Pseudonaia accepted as Pseudonaja Günther, 1858
Genus Rhinhoplocephalus Boulenger, 1896 accepted as Rhinoplocephalus Müller, 1885
Genus Rhynchelaps Boulenger, 1896 (Misspelling)
Genus Sipedon accepted as Sepedon Merrem, 1820
Genus Staszewskius Hoser, 2013 accepted as Drysdalia Worrell, 1961
Genus Swilea Hoser, 2013 accepted as Calliophis Gray, 1834
Genus Troianous Hoser, 2012 accepted as Micrurus Wagler in Spix, 1824
Genus Vermicalla Günther, 1858 accepted as Vermicella Günther, 1858
Genus Walmsleyus Hoser, 2014 accepted as Aspidomorphus Fitzinger, 1843

Genus Merremia Berg, 1901 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Palaeonaja Hoffstetter, 1939 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Sepedon Merrem, 1820 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Sepedonophis Smith, 1936 (uncertain, unassessed)
marine, brackish
recent + fossil
Not documented
Taxonomic remark Includes Hydrophiidae (sea snakes) in some treatments, here excluded.  
Taxonomic remark Includes Hydrophiidae (sea snakes) in some treatments, here excluded. [details]
IRMNG (2018). Elapidae Boié, 1827. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=115519 on 2020-05-31
Date
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2006-09-19 22:00:00Z
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2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
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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 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) > Colubroidea (Superfamily) > Elapidae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info Elapid snakes. Benton, 1993 habitat flag(s): MF; stratigraphic range: Miocene (Lower Miocene)-Holocene (?Recent). Includes marine genera (Aphia 2006) [details]

Taxonomic remark Includes Hydrophiidae (sea snakes) in some treatments, here excluded. [details]

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