Agkistrodon piscivorus


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Synonyms for Agkistrodon piscivorus

venomous semiaquatic snake of swamps in southern United States

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Species 19-Oct-03 24-Oct-04 14-Oct-05 Agkistrodon contortrix (copperhead) 2 1 0 Agkistrodon piscivorus (cottonmouth) 11 8 12 Coluber constrictor (racer) 2 5 1 Crotalus horridus (timber rattlesnake) 2 1 4 Nerodia erythrogaster (plainbelly water snake) 3 1 0 Nerodia sipedon (northern water snake) 0 0 0 Opheodrys aestivus (rough green snake) 13 1 6 Pantherophis spiloides (gray ratsnake) 9 2 2 Storeria dekayi (brown snake) 4 0 0 Thamnophis proximus (western ribbon snake) 2 3 2 Thamnophis sirtalis (common garter snake) 0 4 0 Mean Total individuals 48 26 27 Survey hours 3 3.
Seasonal variation in the oviduct female Agkistrodon piscivorus (Reptilia: Squamata): an ultrastructural investigation.
Blem and Killeen (1993) reported that Agkistrodon piscivorus and Nerodia taxispilota exhibited higher scotophase metabolic rates in snakes that were acclimated to a reverse photoperiod and tested in complete darkness.
melanoleucus) and the viperid snake, Agkistrodon piscivorus (Johnson et al.
The 2011 recipient of the Wilks Award was Jason Strickland, Angelo State University, for his paper entitled "Phylogeography of the cottonmouth, Agkistrodon piscivorus, determined by AFLP and venom protein profiles.
1758 Western ribbon snake Thamnophis proximus Say, 1823 Broadhead skink Eumeces laticeps Schneider, 1801 Ground skink Scincella lateralis Say, 1823 Yellowbelly water snake Nerodia erythrogaster Forster, 1771 Western cottonmouth Agkistrodon piscivorus Lacepede, 1789 Texas brown snake Storeria dekayi Holbrook, 1836 Timber rattlesnake Crotalus horridus L.
taxispilota Georgia Camp (1980) North Carolina Collins (1969) Seminatrix pygaea Florida Parker (1941) Viperidae Agkistrodon piscivorus Louisiana Rabalais (1969) leucostoma A.
I observed previously unrecorded species each year: six in 2002 (Rana areolata, Chelydra serpentina, Agkistrodon piscivorus, Farancia abacura, Lampropeltis getula, Nerodia rhombifer), two in 2003 (Pseudemys concinna, Elaphe obsoleta), and five in 2004 (Siren intermedia, Kinosternon subrubrum, Sternotherus odoratus, Terrapene carolina, Eumeces fasciatus).
The presence in the terrestrial habitat of juvenile Agkistrodon piscivorus may be directly linked to the availability of a potential food supply of frogs, with are common in the habitat.
Robert Dowler, President-elect, presented the Wilks Award to Jason Strickland, Angelo State University, for his presentation "Phylogeography of the cottonmouth, Agkistrodon piscivorus, determined by AFLP and venom protein profiles.