Agkistrodon contortrix


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Agkistrodon contortrix

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Contortrostatin, a dimeric disintegrin from Agkistrodon contortrix contortrix, inhibits breast cancer progression.
Taxon ATV Non-ATV Control Total Class Amphibia Order Caudata Ambystoma opacum 1 0 0 1 Ambystoma texanum 10 13 7 30 Order Anura Rana utricularia 10 5 8 23 Class Reptilia Order Squamata Eumeces fasciatus 26 31 37 94 Eumeces laticeps 10 4 12 26 Scincella lateralis 42 32 42 116 Agkistrodon piscivorus 5 5 3 13 Agkistrodon contortrix 3 3 0 6 Pantherophis obsoleta 0 1 0 1 Farancia abacura 1 0 0 1 Lampropeltis getula 1 0 1 2 Nerodia erythrogaster 11 12 10 33 Nerodia fasciata 2 0 2 4 Nerodia rhombifer 0 2 0 2 Storeria dekayi 5 2 3 10 Thamnophis proximus 11 14 16 41 Total Individuals 138 124 141 403 Total Species 14 12 11 16
Typically, agonistic interactions between males are driven by competition for access to mates, shelter and other limited resources (Andersson 1994; Huntingford & Turner 1987), with the winner of the contest often gaining first access to these resources (Huntingford & Turner 1987; horned beetles, Emlen 1997; and the copperhead snake Agkistrodon contortrix, Schuett 1997).
subrubrum (96), Pseudemys floridana (8), Steruotherus odoratus (4), Terrgpene carolina (1), Trachemys scripta (64) Small snake species Cemophora coccinea (1), Diadophis punctatus (<50 cm SVL) (8), Seminatrix pygaea (125), Storeria occipitamaculata (2) Large snake species Agkistrodon contortrix (1), A.
IDENTIFICATION OF SELECTED BACTERIAL PATHOGENS FROM THE VENOM AND ORAL CAVITIES OF AGKISTRODON CONTORTRIX MOKASEN AND AGKISTRODON CONTORTRIX CONTORTRIX, NORTHERN AND SOUTHERN COPPERHEADS.