Agkistrodon


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Agkistrodon

 [ag-kis´trŏ-don]
a genus of venomous pit vipers. A. contor´trix is the copperhead and A. pisci´vorus is the water moccasin. See also snakebite.

Agkistrodon

[ag·kis′trōdon]
a genus of venomous pit vipers. A. contortrix is the copperhead, and A. piscivorus is the cottonmouth. See also snakebite.

Agkistrodon

(ag-kis'tro-don?, ang-) [L. fr. Gr. ankistron, fishhook + Gr. odon, tooth]
A genus of ovoviviparous pit vipers found in the U.S. and Central America.

Agkistrodon contortix

See: copperhead

Agkistrodon piscivorus

See: cottonmouth
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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.
A catalog for transcripts in the venom gland of the Agkistrodon acutus: identification of the toxins potentially involved in coagulopathy.
Habitat selection of Agkistrodon piscivorus in Cheatham County, Tennessee.
taxispilota Georgia Camp (1980) North Carolina Collins (1969) Seminatrix pygaea Florida Parker (1941) Viperidae Agkistrodon piscivorus Louisiana Rabalais (1969) leucostoma A.
ProC Global (Behring Diagnostics) is an activated partial thromboplastin time (APTT)-based assay in which Protac[degrees] (snake venom from Agkistrodon contortrix, Pentapharm) is used for activation of the endogenous protein C of the plasma sample (see Fig.
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.
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.
sirtalis (Linnaeus), common I garter snake Virginia valeriae Baird & Girard, S western earth snake Family Crotalidae (pit vipers) Agkistrodon controtrix S, WC (Linnaeus), northern copperhead A.
This was Agkistrodon contortrix, the species considered by Snyder (1972) to be the most common of the venomous snakes in LBL.
The pit-viper, Agkistrodon piscivorus, was the dominant species in the snake assemblage with 56 censused animals (Table 2).