Definition of Notechis
1. Noun. Tiger snakes.
Generic synonyms: Reptile Genus
Group relationships: Elapidae, Family Elapidae
Member holonyms: Notechis Scutatus, Tiger Snake
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Notechis
Literary usage of Notechis
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Cambridge Natural History by Arthur Everett Shipley, Sidney Frederic Harmer (1901)
"notechis scutatus s. Hoplocephalus curtus, the " Tiger Snake," has rather small eyes with round pupils. The head is distinct from the cylindrical body, ..."
2. The Zoological Record ...: Being Records of Zoological Literature by Zoological Record Association (London, England), Zoological Society of London (1902)
"... Warren, '92, Ins. 277 Notata, Hampton, '91, Ins. 216 notechis, Boulenger, '96, Eept. ..."