Nerodia sipedon


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Related to Nerodia sipedon: Opheodrys vernalis, Thamnophis sauritus
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Noun1.Nerodia sipedon - in some classifications placed in the genus NerodiaNerodia sipedon - in some classifications placed in the genus Nerodia; western United States snake that seldom ventures far from water
water snake - any of various mostly harmless snakes that live in or near water
genus Natrix, Natrix - water snakes; a cosmopolitan genus
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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.
Effects of reproduction on survival and growth of female northern water snakes, Nerodia sipedon.
Escape behaviors and flight initiation distance in the common water snake Nerodia sipedon.
The parasite was originally described by Leidy (1890) as Distomum aniarum from the northern water snake, Nerodia sipedon, from Pennsylvania.
The snake in question is a northern water snake, Nerodia sipedon.
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 sipedon sipedon (Linnaeus, 1758), Common Watersnake (I, II, III, IV)
Blood samples were obtained from seven snake species (Coluber constrictor, Elaphe vulpine vulpine, Nerodia sipedon sipedon, Regina grahamii, Sistrurus catenatus catenatus, Thamnophis radix and Thamnophis sirtalis parietalis) from Squaw Creek National Wildlife Refuge located in northwest Missouri.
Nerodia sipedon is a medium-sized (up to 135 cm snout-to-vent length, SVL), stout-bodied natricine found throughout most of eastern North America as far north as southern Ontario.
Allozymes, gene flow, natural selection, Nerodia sipedon, snakes.
Influence of temperature, body size, and inter-individual variation on forced and voluntary swimming and crawling speeds in Nerodia sipedon and Regina septemvittata.
For example, Pough (1978) reported that juvenile Nerodia sipedon did not attempt to defend themselves against threats, but instead fled a short distance and hid.