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Synonyms for Pythonidae

in some classifications a family separate from Boidae comprising Old World boas

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python Any of various nonvenomous snakes of the family Pythonidae, found chiefly in Asia, Africa, and Australia, that coil around and suffocate their prey.
Los Coronados (islas Norte and Sur) SQUAMATA (Snakes) Leptotyphlopidae Leptotyphlops humilis Cedros Pythonidae Lichanura trivirgata Cedros, Natividad Colubridae Chilomeniscus stramineus Cedros, Magdalena Diadophis punctatus Todos Santos (Isla Sur), San Martin Eridiphas slevini Santa Margarita Hypsiglena torquata Cedros, Los Coronados (all islands), San Martin Lampropeltis [herrerae.