Dromophis

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Dromophis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Suborder: Serpentes
Family: Colubridae
Subfamily: Boodontinae
Genus: Dromophis
Schlegel, 1837 [1]
Species

Dromophis lineatus
Dromophis praeornatus

Dromophis is a genus of colubrid snakes. There are two commonly accepted species in the genus Dromophis:

References[edit]

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  • Hughes, B. 1983. African snake faunas. Bonn. Zool. Beitr. 34: 311-356