Ophidia


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O·phid·i·a

(ō-fid'ē-ă),
The snakes, a suborder of the class Reptilia, including the families Colubridae, Crotalidae, Elapidae, Hydrophyidae, and Viperidae.
[G. ophidion, dim. of ophis, a serpent]

Ophidia

  1. a suborder of the Squamata, comprising the snakes.
  2. (in some classifications) a separate order of the Reptilia.
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