Elapidae

A family of extremely venomous snakes, comprising coral snakes, cobras, mambas, kraits, and sea snakes. They are widely distributed, being found in… (More)
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2016
2016
The relationship between rates of diversification and of body size change (a common proxy for phenotypic evolution) was… (More)
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2013
2013
The viviparous sea snakes (Hydrophiinae: Hydrophiini) comprise a young but morphologically and ecologically diverse clade… (More)
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2011
2011
The sea snake subfamily Laticaudinae consists of a single genus with eight named species, based on morphological characters. We… (More)
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2010
2010
The viviparous sea snakes (Hydrophiini) are by far the most successful living marine reptiles, with ∼ 60 species that comprise a… (More)
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2009
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2006
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2006
Efforts to describe toxins from the two major families of venomous snakes (Viperidae and Elapidae) usually reveal proteins… (More)
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2005
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2005
The Colubroidea contains over 85% of all the extant species of snakes and is recognized as monophyletic based on morphological… (More)
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2003
2003
Snake venoms contain a large number of biologically active substances and the venom components are very useful for pharmaceutical… (More)
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1997
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1997
Toward the goal of recovering the phylogenetic relationships among elapid snakes, we separately found the shortest trees from the… (More)
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1997
1997
We analyzed 45 batches of venom from 20 different species belonging to 11 genera from the 3 main families of venomous snakes… (More)
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