cerastes


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  • noun

Synonyms for cerastes

highly venomous viper of northern Africa and southwestern Asia having a horny spine above each eye

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Apparent rain harvesting by a Colorado Desert sidewinder (Crotalus cerastes laterorepens).
Alexander and Alexander (1957) described Oochoristica crotalicola from Crotalus cerastes and C.
A related species, Thubunaea cnemidophorus, has been reported from Crotalus cerastes, C.
26) In Christian apologetics the tribe of Judah (from which sprang Mary-Ecclesia) had long been contrasted to the cursed tribe of Dan, from which will spring the serpent Antichrist, identified with Satan: `fiat Dan coluber in via cerastes in semita | mordens ungulas equi ut cadat ascensor eius retro'.
Autecology of the Mojave Desert sidewinder, Crotalus cerastes cerastes, at Kelso Dunes, Mojave Desert, California, USA.
Crotalus cerastes and Dipsosaurus dorsalis) that occur just west in the neighboring Tucson Mountains do not occur to the east in the Rincon Mountains.
Ecological significance of movements and activity range for the sidewinder, Crotalus cerastes.
Reproductive tissue was examined from 159 museum specimens of Crotalus cerastes from California.
burti stictogrammus from Arizona (Goldberg and Bursey, 1989) and the rattlesnakes, Crotalus cerastes, C.