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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.
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Hematology, plasma biochemistry, and serology of selected viral diseases in wild-caught eastern massasauga rattlesnakes (Sistrurus catenatus catenatus) from Illinois.
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The park is a sanctuary for the Massasauga rattlesnake and, although I stroked one held by our guide, despite his reassurances, I wasn't courageous enough to hold it.
The massasauga rattlesnake is Ontario's only venomous snake and I get to do a lot of work with this protected species.
This collection of stories about the hunt for Eastern Diamondback, Canebreak, Timber and Massasauga rattlesnakes includes classics from both "old" and "new" oldtimers, with entries dating from the 1930s to the present.
Research projects in Pennsylvania currently being financed jointly by a SWG and state funding include studies of declining or endangered species such as the northern flying squirrel, Atlantic sturgeon, the eastern massasauga rattlesnake and the state's second Breeding Bird Atlas.
Reproduction in the desert massasauga, Sistrurus catenatus edwardsii, in Arizona and Colorado.
For example, it becomes entirely possible to see that the human speaking for the endangered Eastern Massasauga Rattlesnake is doing so out the same type of deep connection that allows another human to represent the wishes and desires of members of their community or family who are not present.
We conducted a pilot study to begin evaluating the use of pre-burn mowing to reduce or eliminate Eastern Massasauga (Sistrurus c.
Reproduction in the desert massasauga, Sistrurus catenotus edwardsii, in Arizona and Colorado.
piscivorus Lacepede, cottonmouth S Crotalus horridus Linnaeus, timber S rattlesnake Sistrurus catenatus (Rafinesque), N eastern massasauga Hypothetical: Eumeces anthracinus (Baird), coal skink Regina grahami Baird & Girard, Graham's water snake Tropidoclonian lineatum (Hallowell), lined snake Extirpated: Farancia abacura (Holbrook), mud snake X CLASS MAMMALIA Order Didelphimorphia (American opossums) Family Didelphidae (opossums) Didelphis virginiana Kerr, opossum I Order Insectivora (shrews and moles) Family Soricidae (shrews) Blarina brevicauda (Say), short-tailed I shrew Cryptotis parva (Say), least shrew I Sorex cinereus Kerr, masked shrew N S.
These include animals such as the Kirtland's warbler (Dendroica kirtlandii), slender glass lizard (Ophisaurus attenuatus), eastern massasauga rattlesnake (Sistrurus c.