Nerodia


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Related to Nerodia: Nerodia sipedon
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Noun1.Nerodia - North American water snakes
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
Colubridae, family Colubridae - nonvenomous snakes; about two-thirds of all living species
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Several examples of vertebrate predators switching to invasive prey include the previously threatened Lake Erie water snake, Nerodia sipedon insularum (Conant & Clay, 1937) (Squamata: Colubridae), whose preferred prey is now the exotic Eurasian round goby, Neogobius melanostomus (Pallas, 1814) (Perciformes: Gobiidae) (King et al.
Agkistrodon, Chiasson et ah, 1989; Crotalus and Sistrurus, Stille, 1987; Nerodia, Thamnophis, Chiasson and Lowe, 1989).
2011), and also the snakes Helicops leopardinus (Schlegel, 1837) (Rego and Vicente, 1988), Nerodia spp.
Ontogeny of predatory behaviour in the aquatic specialist snake, Nerodia rhombifer, during the first year of life.
First record of Nerodia erythrogaster bogerti (Conant, 1953) (Serpentes: Colubridae) from the state of Chihuahua, Mexico.
2013) Nerodia clarkii clarkii (Gulf Saltmarsh Watersnake): Predation.
Blem and Killeen (1993) reported that Agkistrodon piscivorus and Nerodia taxispilota exhibited higher scotophase metabolic rates in snakes that were acclimated to a reverse photoperiod and tested in complete darkness.
Common Name Scientific Name Atlantic salt marsh Nerodia clarkii taeniata snake Concho water Nerodia paucimaculata snake Copperbelly water Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta snake Eastern indigo Drymarchon corais couperi snake Giant garter snake Thamnophis gigas Lake Erie Nerodia sipedon insularum water snake New Mexico Crotalus willardi obscurus ridge-nose rattlesnake San Francisco Thamnophis sirtalis tetrataenia garter snake Whipsnake Masticophis lateralis euryxanthus (striped racer), Alameda Common Name Range[dagger] Status[double dagger] Atlantic salt marsh FL (coastal areas of T snake Volusin, Brevard and Indian River counties) Concho water TX (Concho and Colorado T snake river basins of the Rolling Plains) Copperbelly water IL, IN, MI, OH, KY T snake (IN north of 40[degrees] N.
Nerodia erythrogaster, the red-bellied water snake, is a water snake that is commonly found hundreds of meters from a source of water.
Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta (Conant, 1949), Copper-bellied Watersnake (I)
Key words: behavioral thermoregulation; body temperature, preferred; ectotherms at northern latitudes; gestation; Nerodia sipedon; postprandial thermophily; radiotelemetry; reproductive vs.