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Boidae

A family of snakes comprising the boas, anacondas, and pythons. They occupy a variety of habitats through the tropics and subtropics and are arboreal… Expand
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
Analysis of the genomes and transcriptomes of snake species with homomorphic and heteromorphic sex chromosomes reveals the… Expand
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND DNA barcoding of non-avian reptiles based on the cytochrome oxidase subunit I (COI) gene is still in a very early… Expand
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2010
2010
Re-evolution of lost complex morphological characters has been proposed for several characters, including insect wings, limbs… Expand
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2008
2008
The legless locomotion of snakes requires specific adaptations of their ventral scales to maintain friction force in different… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Since the early 1970s, boine snakes (Boidae: Boinae) have served as a prime example of a group whose current distribution was… Expand
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2004
2004
In many species the high energetic demands of reproduction induce a negative energy balance, and thus females must rely on tissue… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Many elements of mammalian and avian thermoregulatory mechanisms are present in reptiles, and the changes involved in the… Expand
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2001
2001
The middle Palaeocene of Sao Jose de Itaborai (State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) has produced a rich and diverse fauna of boid… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
The satellite DNA (satellite III) which is mainly represented in the female of Elaphe radiata (Ophidia, Colubridae) has been… Expand
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1966
1966
Heads of the boid snakes Python sebae and Python molurus were dissected and the arthrology, myology and dentition studied. Living… Expand
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