Asian Litter Snakes
(as of 15th June, 2021) ||Endemicity:
5 genera of which none are endemic ||0% 100%
26 species of which 18 (69.2%) are endemic ||0% 100%
Savage (2015) pointed out that the correct name of this family is Xenodermidae, not Xenodermatidae, as seen in older works
(e.g., Zaher, Grazziotin, Cadle, Murphy, Moura-Leite & Bonatto 2009; Vidal, Delmas, David, Cruaud, Couloux & Hedges 2007;
Grazziotin, Zaher, Murphy, Scrocchi, Benavides, Zhang & Bonatto 2012; Pyron, Burbrink & Wiens 2013).
Previously included the genus
now assigned to the family
S. and E. Asia, Malay Archipelago.