boid snake

boid snake

members of the Boidae family, the boas, which kill prey by constriction.
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Erycine boid snakes are well represented in the Late Oligocene and Early Miocene of North America.
Evidence of prey luring exists for numerous species of viperid, clapid, and boid snakes as well as six colubrids.
Infrared and visual organization of the tectum of boid snakes.