Colubrinae

plural noun

Col·​u·​bri·​nae
-nē
: a subfamily of Colubridae (see colubridae ) almost exactly coextensive with Colubridae (see colubridae )

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from Colubr-, Coluber, type genus + -inae

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“Colubrinae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Colubrinae. Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

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