Elaphe obsoleta


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Noun1.Elaphe obsoleta - large harmless shiny black North American snakeElaphe obsoleta - large harmless shiny black North American snake
rat snake - any of various nonvenomous rodent-eating snakes of North America and Asia
Elaphe, genus Elaphe - North American rat snakes
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Infiltrative lipoma in a black rat snake, Elaphe obsoleta.
Dentro del grupo de cazadores Yoreme, se encontraron dos especies de culebras (Vibora negra Elaphe obsoleta y Vibora cafe Geophis hoffmanni), con una mencion de uso alimentario cada una.
An experimental test of the link between foraging, habitat selection and thermoregulation in black rat snakes Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta.
Bay # Captures Species Status 5 0 124 1 Black Racer, Coluber constrictor dead, partially decomposed 126 0 131 1 Black Racer, Coluber constrictor dead, recently 1 Rat Snake, Elaphe obsoleta dead, recently 1 Water Snake, Nerodia?
Reptilian species were: Thamnophis sirtalis, Nerodia sipedon, Apalone spinifera, Elaphe obsoleta.
First, a gigantic black snake, Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta, appears before R.
Trionyx spiniferus 1 Squamata Scincella lateralis 6 1 Sceloporus undulatus 2 Sceloporus olivaceus 1 1 Hemidactylus turcicus 4 Elaphe obsoleta * Leptotyphlops dulcis 3 Nerodia erythrogaster 4 Tantilla gracilis 3 Thamnophis marcianus 2 Virginia striatula 4 Total 56 4 5 135 8 % 10.
One-way Single- double- Species funnel funnel Amphibians Acris crepitans 0 1 Bufo valliceps 5 4 Gastrophryne olivaceus 0 5 Rana catesbeiana 4 5 Rana sphenocephala 0 2 Scaphiopus holbrookii 0 1 Scaphiopus hurteri 2 0 Total 11 18 Reptiles Agkistrodon contortrix 4 0 Coluber constrictor 1 4 Elaphe obsoleta 1 2 Nerodia rhombifer 0 3 Thamnophis proximus 1 11 Cnemidophorus 3 0 sexlineatus Sceloporus olivaceus 1 2 Sceloporus undulatus 2 12 Scincella lateralis 0 5 Total 13 39 Mammals Sigmodon hispidus 8 19 Total herpetofauna 24 57 Total vertebrates 32 76
coarctatus include Chironius carinatus, Coluber constrictor, Drymarchon corais, Elaphe obsoleta, Lampropeltis getulus, Masticophis flagellum, Mastigodryas bifossatus, Nerodia cylopion, N.
Species of Confirmation Date Mass of Prey Sex of Predator of Predation (g) Prey Bubo virginianus 16 June 1996 134 Male (great horned owl) Lampropeltis getula 6 June 1996 108 Male (common kingsnake) Crotalus horridus 19 August 1996 140 Female (timber rattlesnake) Elaphe obsoleta 26 September 1996 169 Male (rat snake) Crotalus horridus 8 October 1996 118 Male (timber rattlesnake)
Adaptations facilitating facultative oophagy in the gray rat snake, Elaphe obsoleta spiloides.