Natricinae

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Natricinae
Natrix tessellata Rheinland-Pfalz 02.jpg
Dice snake, Natrix tessellata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Class: Sauropsida
Subclass: Diapsida
Infraclass: Lepidosauromorpha
Superorder: Lepidosauria
Order: Squamata
Family: Colubridae
Subfamily: Natricinae
Genera

Many, see text

The Natricinae are a subfamily of the Colubridae family of snakes, which comprises 28 genera. Members include many very common snake species, such as the European grass snakes, and the North American water snakes and garter snakes.

Genera[edit]

In addition, the following genera are often placed here, but may belong elsewhere:

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