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Noun1.Masticophis - whip snakesMasticophis - whip snakes        
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
Colubridae, family Colubridae - nonvenomous snakes; about two-thirds of all living species
whip snake, whipsnake, whip-snake - any of several small fast-moving snakes with long whiplike tails
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An aberrant acephalic metacestode and other parasites of Masticophis flagellum (Reptilia: Serpentes) from Texas.
Masticophis flagellum Often six feet or longer and very fast.
The most expanded use of habitats was by the coachwhip Masticophis flagellum.
zonata, California mountain kingsnake x -- -- Masticophis lateralis, striped racer x -- -- Pintophis melanoleucus, gopher snake x -- -- cf.
Comparative ecology of two colubrid snakes, Masticophis t.
Reproduction in the coachwhip, Masticophis flagellum (Serpentes: Colubridae), from Arizona.
Testicular histology was similar to that reported by Goldberg and Parker (1975) for the colubrid snakes, Masticophis taeniatus and Pituophis catenifer (= P.
Interestingly, we did see the same behaviors in the field as in the laboratory when geckos were disturbed for maintenance or feeding, suggesting that additional tests with a more aggressive snake, such as Masticophis flagellum, might be informative.
coarctatus include Chironius carinatus, Coluber constrictor, Drymarchon corais, Elaphe obsoleta, Lampropeltis getulus, Masticophis flagellum, Mastigodryas bifossatus, Nerodia cylopion, N.
Six species of colubrid snakes from California were examined for helminths: Arizona elegans, Chionactis occipitalis, Masticophis flagellum, Masticophis lateralis, Phyllorhynchus decurtatus and Rhinocheilus lecontei.
two-striped garter snake Thamnophis hammondii, California striped racer Masticophis lateralis) that are fairly widespread in the Californian Province, have widely fragmented distributions associated with palm oases to the south in the central peninsula (Grismer, 2002).
Coelomic endoparasites in four species of colubrid snakes, Drymobius margaritiferus, Masticophis mentovarius, Salvadora mexicana and Trimorphodon tau from Mexico.