Colubrid literally means basic snake. This refers to the generally accepted idea that the venomous species of snake in the reptile world are considered by taxonomists to be the most advanced snakes we know of while boas, pythons, etc. are considered to be the most ancient or basal snakes from whence all other snakes evolved. Below you will find links to specific care articles regarding colubrid species.
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