Oxybelis


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Noun1.Oxybelis - vine snakes
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
Colubridae, family Colubridae - nonvenomous snakes; about two-thirds of all living species
vine snake - slender arboreal snake found from southern Arizona to Bolivia
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The family Colubridae, considered as nonvenomous, holds approximately 104 species like Sibon longifrenis (subfamily Dipsadinae) and Oxybelis brevirostris (subfamily Colubrinae) [2, 3].
Oxybelis aeneus fue la especie encontrada con mayor frecuencia (29,3%) (Figura 2d).
Cope's vine snake, Oxybelis brevirostris, is a medium-sized (1.2 m), diurnal, arboreal snake that ranges from eastern Honduras to western Ecuador (Savage, 2002).
-- Reproductive tissue was examined in 40 museum specimens of Oxybelis aeneus from Arizona and the Mexican states of Sonora, Sinaloa, Nayarit, Jalisco, Colima, Oaxaca and Chiapas.
spixii Wagler in Spix, 1824 2 Mussurana montana (Franco, Marques & Puorto, 1997) 4 Oxybelis aeneus (Wagler in Spix, 1824) 2 Oxyrhopus clathratus Dumeril, Bibron & Dumeril, 1854 15 Oxyrhopus guibei Hoge & Romano, 1978 26 Oxyrhopus m.
virgatus), six species of colubrid snakes (Gyalopion quadrangulare, Oxybelis aeneus, Senticolis triaspis, Tantilla wilcoxi, T.