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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Elapidae
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk
Elapidae
Recognized by Flickr BHL, iNaturalist, Timor Sea Species List, Eswatini Species List, Jordan Species List, Ceram Sea Species List, AnAge, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, NMNH Herpetology in DwC A, Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology DwCA, Barry Armstead Photography, ALA, Egypt Species List, AnAge articles, Natural History Museum Species of the day, Conabio, Conabio, Animal Diversity Web, EOL authors, INBio, ReptileDB, IUCN, Angola Species List, Austria Species List, Bangladesh Species List, Australia Species List, Belize Species List, Benin Species List, Bolivia Species List, Botswana Species List, Brazil Species List, Burkina Faso Species List, Cambodia Species List, Cameroon Species List, China Species List, Christmas Island Species List, Colombia Species List, Costa Rica Species List, Democratic Republic of the Congo Species List, Ecuador Species List, El Salvador Species List, Equatorial Guinea Species List, Federated States of Micronesia Species List, Fiji Species List, France Species List, French Guiana Species List, Gabon Species List, Germany Species List, Ghana Species List, Guatemala Species List, Guinea Species List, Guyana Species List, Hong Kong Species List, India Species List, Iran Species List, Israel Species List, Ivory Coast Species List, Kenya Species List, Laos Species List, Liberia Species List, Malaysia Species List, Mali Species List, Marshall Islands Species List, Morocco Species List, Mozambique Species List, Myanmar Species List, Namibia Species List, Nepal Species List, New Caledonia Species List, New Zealand Species List, Nicaragua Species List, Niger Species List, Nigeria Species List, Niue Species List, Oman Species List, Pakistan Species List, Palau Species List, Palestine Species List, Panama Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Peru Species List, Paraguay Species List, Philippines Species List, Republic of the Congo Species List, Sao Tome and Principe Species List, Saudi Arabia Species List, Senegal Species List, Seychelles Species List, Sierra Leone Species List, Singapore Species List, Solomon Islands Species List, Somalia Species List, South Sudan Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain Species List, Suriname Species List, Taiwan Species List, Tanzania Species List, Thailand Species List, Timor Leste Species List, Sri Lanka Species List, Togo Species List, Tonga Species List, Turkey Species List, Turkmenistan Species List, Uganda Species List, Ukraine Species List, United Arab Emirates Species List, Venezuela Species List, Vietnam Species List, Uruguay Species List, Uzbekistan Species List, Vanuatu Species List, Zambia Species List, Zimbabwe Species List, Argentina Species List, Japan Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, Environments EOL, OBIS environmental data records, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Andaman Sea Species List, Arabian Sea Species List, Arafura Sea Species List, Bali Sea Species List, Banda Sea Species List, Bay of Bengal Species List, Bass Strait Species List, Bismarck Sea Species List, Celebes Sea Species List, Ceram Sea Species List, Coral Sea Species List, Eastern China Sea Species List, Great Australian Bight Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Gulf of Thailand Species List, Gulf of Oman Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, Java Sea Species List, Malacca Strait Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, Persian Gulf Species List, Philippine Sea Species List, Singapore Strait Species List, Solomon Sea Species List, South China Sea Species List, Sulu Sea Species List, Timor Sea Species List, Tasman Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, and South Pacific Species List

Alternative Names

Acalyptophis Boulenger 1896
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Acanthopis Gray 1825
Proparte synonym according to GBIF classification
Adeniophis Peters 1871
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Astrotia Fischer 1856
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Brachyaspis Boulenger 1896
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Brachysoma Fitzinger 1843
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Bungarus Oppel 1811
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Chitulia Gray 1849
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Chitulia Mc Dowell 1972
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cyrtophis Smith 1849
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Demansia Gray 1842
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Doliophis Girard 1857
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Drepanodontis Worrell 1961
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Elapinae
Obsolete variant according to Paleobiology Database
Elapocephalus Macleay 1878
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Elaps Schneider 1801
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Euprepiosoma Fitzinger 1861
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Glyphodon Günther 1858
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hornea Lucas & Frost 1896
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lapemis Gray 1835
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Limnonaja Schmidt 1923
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lunelaps Worrell 1961
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Mainophis Macleay 1877
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Melwardia Worrell 1960
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Merremia Berg 1901
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Narophis Worrell 1961
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Neelaps Günther 1863
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Notechis Peters 1861
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Oceanius Wells 2007
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Palaeonaja Hoffstetter 1939
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Parademansia Kinghorn 1955
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pelagophis Peters & Doria 1878
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Placidaserpens Wells 2002
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Praescutata Wall 1921
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudelaps Fitzinger 1843
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudoelaps Fitzinger 1826
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Rhinelaps Günther 1872
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Rhynchoelaps Jan 1859
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sepedon Merrem 1820
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sepedonophis Smith 1936
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Simotes Duméril & Bibron 1854
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Smithsohydrophis Kharin 1981
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Spracklandus Hoser 2009
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Stephanohydra Tschudi 1837
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Thalassophina Smith 1926
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tomogaster Gray 1849
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tomyris Eichwald 1831
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ultrocalamus Sternfeld 1913
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Wellsus Hoser 2009
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Xenurelaps Günther 1864
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

Cobras
Recognized by waddsbadds and admin
Elapids preferred
Recognized by rodolfocastr and admin
Seasnakes
Recognized by waddsbadds and admin
elapid snakes preferred
Cobras, Coral Snakes
Recognized by CITES

Afrikaans

Koraalslangagtiges preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Arabic

عرابيد preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Armenian

Ասպիդներ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Azerbaijani

Aspidlər preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Belarusian

Аспіды preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Асьпіды

Bengali

এলাপিডি preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bokmål, Norwegian; Norwegian Bokmål

Giftsnoker preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

аспидови preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

Elàpid preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Croatian

Otrovni guževi preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

korálovcovití preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Danish

Giftsnoge preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

koraalslangachtigen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Estonian

Mürknastiklased preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

Myrkkytarhakäärmeet preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

French

Hoplocéphale De Schlegel, Micrures, Cobras preferred
Recognized by CITES

Georgian

ასპიტისებრნი preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Giftnattern preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Gujarati

સમુદ્રવાસી preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

פתניים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hindi

इलापिडाए preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Nag preferred
Recognized by waddsbadds and admin

Hungarian

Mérgessiklófélék preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Icelandic

Eitursnákar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

コブラ科 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, piaf, and admin
コブラ

Kazakh

Aspïdtar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Аспидтар preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
اسپىيدتار preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kurdish

Marê mertal preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Latvian

Kobru dzimta preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Aspidai preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

کفچه‌ماران preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

zdradnicowate preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

аспиды preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Serbian

Морске змије preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Slovak

Koralovcovité preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Spanish; Castilian

Cobras, Serpientes Coral preferred
Recognized by CITES

Swedish

Giftsnokar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tagalog

Ulupong preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tajik

Аспидҳо preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tatar

Аспидлар preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Thai

วงศ์งูพิษเขี้ยวหน้า preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

Аспідові preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Urdu

افعی سانپ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Uzbek

Aspidlar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Vietnamese

Họ Rắn hổ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Azb

آسپیدلر preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Pnb

افعی سپ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Elapidae

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Opisthokonta
Metazoa
Bilateria
Deuterostomia
Chordata
Vertebrata
Gnathostomata
Osteichthyes
Sarcopterygii
Tetrapoda
Reptiliomorpha
Amniota
Reptilia
Eureptilia
Diapsida
Neodiapsida
Lepidosauromorpha
Lepidosauriformes
Squamata
Serpentes
Elapidae (this page)

GBIF classification

Animalia
Chordata
Reptilia
Squamata
248 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

IUCN

Animalia
Chordata
Reptilia
Squamata
Elapidae (this page)