genus Pituophis


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Noun1.genus Pituophis - bull snakesgenus Pituophis - bull snakes        
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
Colubridae, family Colubridae - nonvenomous snakes; about two-thirds of all living species
bull snake, bull-snake - any of several large harmless rodent-eating North American burrowing snakes
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Similarly, although the genus Pituophis spans >29[degrees] of latitude and 29[degrees] of longitude, only five studies of reproduction with samples of >10 females are available (Parker and Brown, 1980; Zappalorti et al.
Comparisons in this paper were made within the restricted definition of the genus Pituophis following Reichling (1995) and Rodriguez-Robles and de Jesus-Escobar (2000).
catenifer catenifer -- TABLE 5--Variation in size of clutch among taxa in the genus Pituophis compiled from sources in the published literature; n (studies) = number of sources; n (clutches) = number of clutches.