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Noun1.Crotalus - large rattlesnakesCrotalus - large rattlesnakes; seldom bite unless startled or pursuing prey
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
Crotalidae, family Crotalidae - New World vipers: pit vipers
banded rattlesnake, Crotalus horridus horridus, timber rattlesnake - widely distributed in rugged ground of eastern United States
Crotalus viridis, prairie rattler, prairie rattlesnake, Western rattlesnake - widely distributed between the Mississippi and the Rockies
Crotalus cerastes, horned rattlesnake, sidewinder - small pale-colored desert rattlesnake of southwestern United States; body moves in an s-shaped curve
Crotalus atrox, Western diamondback, Western diamondback rattlesnake - largest and most dangerous North American snake; of southwestern United States and Mexico
Crotalus lepidus, rock rattlesnake - mountain rock dweller of Mexico and most southern parts of United States southwest
Crotalus tigris, tiger rattlesnake - having irregularly cross-banded back; of arid foothills and canyons of southern Arizona and Mexico
Crotalus scutulatus, Mojave rattlesnake - extremely dangerous; most common in areas of scattered scrubby growth; from Mojave Desert to western Texas and into Mexico
Crotalus mitchellii, speckled rattlesnake - markings vary but usually harmonize with background; of southwestern Arizona and Baja California
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10: According to the poem the "Great Eoiae", these were killed by Oenomaus (2): Alcathous the son of Porthaon next after Marmax, and after Alcathous, Euryalus, Eurymachus and Crotalus. The man killed next after them, Aerias, we should judge to have been a Lacedemonian and founder of Aeria.
Although formulated especially for the western diamondback rattlesnake (Crotalus atrox), the company says the vaccine's best coverage also offers protection against bites of the western rattlesnake, prairie rattlesnake, Great Basin rattlesnake, northern and southern Pacific rattle snakes, and copperheads.
Blue-lipped sea krait (Laticauda laticaudata) showed 86.7%, Small-headed sea snake (Microcephalophis gracilis) and Eastern diamondback rattlesnake (Crotalus adamanteus) showed 83.3% similarity.
The specimen o Chironius flavolineatus and Crotalus durissus were discarded due tostage of decomposition.
elegans Jan, 1858 y dos viperidos Bothriechis aurifer (Salvin, 1860) y Crotalus simus Latreille, 1801.
Several studies on [PLA.sub.2] from venom sources such as rattlesnake, Crotalus durissus cascavella, venom [15] and sea anemone, Aiptasia pallid, nematocyst venom [29] also showed strict [Ca.sup.2+] requirement [30].
Crotoxin (CTX) is the main toxin isolated from Brazilian rattlesnake Crotalus durissus terrificus (C.
Produccion publica de antivenenos ofidicos y aracnidicos en la Region de las Americas Pais Establecimiento Productor Generos involucrados Argentina Instituto Nacional de Bothrops Produccion de Biologicos Administracion Nacional de Laboratorios e Institutos de Salud ANLIS "Dr Carlos MALBRAN" Crotalus Micrurus Loxosceles Latrodectus Tityus Instituto Biologico "Dr.
No Brasil, as serpentes peconhentas de interesse em saude publica sao representadas por quatro generos da Familia Viperidae; serpentes do genero Bothrops, vulgarmente denominadas de jararaca, jararacucu, urutu, caicaca e comboia, estao agrupadas em dois generos--Bothrops e Botrocophias; Crotalus (cascavel); Lachesis (surucucu-pico-de-jaca); Micrurus e Leptomicrurus (coral-verdadeira) (SANTANA; SUCHARA, 2015).