Originally posted by Jeff Hathaway
[B]Family Boidae (note: some authors break this into Boidae and Pythonidae, others consider these two to be subfamilies):
It's interesting to note that the CITES website does list Pythonidae as its own family. If you search for Boidae, you will only get boas. So, as far as international trade is concerned, they are completely different.
Just thought I'd throw that in.