The following pentastomids and their crotalid
host were already reported: P.
Rattlesnakes and other crotalids
. In: Brent J, Wallace K, Burkhart K, Phillips S, Donovan J.
Discussion of the literature with the faculty member revealed that the snakes of interest for the current project were native crotalids
(rattlesnakes and others of the pit viper group) and not those of the families of snakes that produce neurotoxic venom (e.g., cobras, coral snakes).
An Overview of LysinePhospholipase A: Myotoxins from Crotalid
Snake Venoms and their Structural Determinants of Myotoxic Action.
: BioVeteria Life Sciences, snakeantivenom.com or bioveteria.com/antivenom.
Comparison of the purity and efficacy of affinity Purified avian antivenoms with commercial equine crotalid
The product is the primary antivenom for snakebites from crotalid
snakes, which are common to the United States.
Subsequent studies (Melo et al., 1994) have shown that the same plant extract and purified Wedelolactone neutralized the myotoxic effects of three other crotalid
venoms, namely B.
Systematic remarks on a rare crotalid
snake from Ecuador Bothriechis albocarinata (Shreve), with some comments on generic arrangements of Neotropical pitvipers.
The actual dietary use of natracines in this region cannot be documented, but can be confirmed for some of the crotalid
and colubrid taxa recovered.