Micrurus


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Related to Micrurus: Micrurus fulvius
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Noun1.Micrurus - coral snakesMicrurus - coral snakes        
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
Elapidae, family Elapidae - cobras; kraits; mambas; coral snakes; Australian taipan and tiger snakes
eastern coral snake, Micrurus fulvius - ranges from Central America to southeastern United States
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Notes on reproduction in the Central American coral snake, Micrurus nigrocinctus (Serpentes: Elapidae) from Costa Rica.
Fauna Helmintologica del Peru--Notas sobre "Pharyngodonidae" Travassos, 1920 y descripcion de Pharyngodon micrurus sp.
Garrobo (parecido a iguana) Mesaspis moreleti Lagartija Okots Lepthopis Culebra Chon Crotalus durissus Vibora de cascabel Ajan chon Cerrophidion tzotzilorum Nauyaca de frio Chon Drymobius margaritiferus Petatilla Chon Micrurus sp.
We investigated predation on replicas of non-venomous scarlet kingsnakes (Lampropeltis triangulum elapsoides), which resemble aposematic venomous eastern coral snakes (Micrurus fulvius), in northern Georgia where potential predators had no previous experience with coral snakes.
The primary evidence in support of this theory is the variety of snakes that have been proposed to mimic the red, yellow, and black banded venomous coral snakes of the genus Micrurus (e.g., Pough, 1988a, 1988b; Campbell and Lamar, 1989).
En el caso particular del area sureste de la Altiplanicie de Chiapas, existen cuatro especies de serpientes venenosas con mayor riesgo de extincion, dos elapidos Micrurus diastema (Dumeril, Bibron & Dumeril, 1854) y M.
annulata (Linnaeus, 1758) 6 Mastigodryas bifossatus (Raddi, 1820) 2 Micrurus averyi Schmidt, 1939 2 Micrurus corallinus (Merrem, 1820) 2 Micrurus decoratus (Jan, 1858) 2 Micrurus frontalis (Dumeril, Bibron & 3 Dumeril, 1854) Micrurus h.
tropidogaster, Ameiva ameiva, Hemidactylus brookii, Gymnophthalmus speciosus, Boa constrictor, Micrurus dumerilii).