Pythons, Boas and other snakes

Family Pythonidae
This family regroups all Python species.

Aspidites melanocephalus – Black-headed python
Aspidites ramsayi – Ramsay’s python
Bothrochilus boa – Bismarck ringed python
Leiopython albertisii – Northern white-lipped python
Leiopython meridionalis – Southern white-lipped python
Liasis mackloti mackloti – Macklot’s python
Liasis mackloti savuensis – Macklot’s python
Liasis olivaceus – Olive python
Liasis papuanus – Papuan olive python
Malayopython reticulatus reticulatus – Reticulated python
Malayopython timoriensis – Timor python
Morelia azurea azurea – Northern green tree python
Morelia azurea pulcher – Northern green tree python
Morelia azurea utaraensis – Northern green tree python
Morelia spilota harrisoni – Irian Jaya carpet python
Morelia spilota metcalfei – Inland carpet python
Morelia spilota spilota – Diamond python
Morelia spilota variegata – North-Western carpet python
Morelia viridis – Green tree python
Python anchietae – Angolan python
Python bivittatus bivittatus – Burmese python
Python sebae – African rock python
Simalia boeleni – Boelen’s python

Family Boidae
This family regroups all Boas, including Sand boas.

Acrantophis dumerili – Duméril’s boa
Acrantophis madagascariensis – Madagascar ground boa
Boa constrictor occidentalis – Argentine boa constrictor
Boa imperator imperator – Common northern boa
Candoia aspera – New Guinea ground boa
Candoia carinata carinata – Pacific ground boa
Chilabothrus exsul – Northern Bahamas boa
Chilabothrus granti – Virgin Islands boa
Corallus caninus – Emerald tree boa
Corallus hortulanus – Garden tree boa
Epicrates cenchria – Rainbow boa
Eryx conicus brevis – Rough-scaled sand boa
Eunectes murinus – Green anaconda
Eunectes notaeus – Yellow anaconda

Family Loxocemidae
This monotypic family has been created for the Mexican burrowing python.

Loxocemus bicolor – Mexican burrowing python

Family Xenopeltidae
This family regroups the Sunbeam snakes.

Family Cylindrophiidae
This family regroups the Pipe snakes.

Cylindrophis ruffus – Red-tailed pipe-snake

Family Acrochordidae
This family regroups the Elephant-trunk snakes.

Acrochordus granulatus – Little filesnake
Acrochordus javanicus – Elephant trunk snake

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