massasauga

(redirected from Massasaugas)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
Related to Massasaugas: Eastern massasauga

massasauga

/mas·sa·sau·ga/ (mas″ah-saw´gah) Sistrurus catenatus, a small venomous rattlesnake in the United States and northern Mexico.

massasauga

(măs′ə-sô′gə)
n.
A small, variably colored rattlesnake (Sistrurus catenatus) of North America, often found in moist areas.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
2] for the best conditional logistic regression models for environmental data from eastern massasaugas within the treatment units [[DELTA] Unit Model (b) [AlC.
We conducted chi squared analyses to determine massasauga habitat preference (habitat use vs.
While both of our studies consist of relatively small sample sizes, when the observed mortality is extrapolated to the whole population, the sustainability of massasauga populations in areas subjected to prescribed burns becomes an issue.
In light of the potential effects of mortality on long-term survival of massasauga populations, management would be best geared toward reducing mortality and focus on indirect effects secondarily.
Survival of eastern massasauga rattlesnakes (Sistrurus catenatus catenatus) in Michigan.
Resource selection by the eastern massasauga rattlesnake on managed land in southwestern Michigan.
Modeling habitat ecology and population viability of the eastern massasauga rattlesnake in southwestern Lower Michigan.
Effects of mowing and summer burning on the massasauga (Sistrurus catenatus).
Potential effects of mowing prior to summer burning on the eastern massasauga (Sistrurus c.
A test of the hierarchical model of habitat selection using eastern massasauga rattlesnakes (Sistmrus c.
Spatial ecology of the eastern massasauga (Sistrurus c.
The eastern massasauga rattlesnake: A handbook for land managers.