Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Boidae (boa)

Reptilia - Squamata - Boidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1825Erycinae Bonaparte
1825Boidae Gray
1871Boidae Cope p. 238
1875Boidae Cope p. 22
1880Scytalophis de Rochebrune
1890Boaeidae Zittel p. 629
1890Erycidae Zittel p. 630
1906Boidae Andrews p. 306
1946Boidae Kuhn p. 62
1946Erycinae Kuhn p. 62
1959Boidae McGrew et al. p. 141
1959Erycinae McGrew et al. p. 141
1970Boidae Estes and Berberian p. 6
1986Rageophis Wallach
1986Rageophis lafonti Wallach
1987Boidae Szyndlar p. 56
1987Erycinae Szyndlar p. 56
1988Boidae Carroll
1988Boidae Holman and Case p. 329
1989Erycinae Zerova p. 30
1995Erycinae Parmley and Holman p. 80
1996Boidae Frank and Ramus
1998Erycinae Maddox and Wall p. 6
1999Erycinae McDiarmid et al.
2000Boidae Scanlon and Lee p. 417
2002Boidae Vidal and Hedges p. 983
2002Erycidae Vidal and Hedges p. 983
2006Boidae Augé and Rage p. 247
2006Erycinae Scanlon p. 839
2008Boidae Albino and Carlini
2008Boidae Rage et al. p. 394
2010Erycinae Parmley and Hunter p. 527
2012Erycinae Longrich et al.
2013Boidae Smith p. 161

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
RankNameAuthor
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Lepidosauromorpha(Benton 1983)
superorderLepidosauria()
orderSquamata
suborderOphidia(Latreille 1804)
Serpentes()
infraorderAlethinophidia
Macrostomata
superfamilyBooideaGray 1825
familyBoidaeGray 1825
familyBoidaeGray 1825

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available