Classification
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All Names

  • English
    • Copperhead
    • Southern Copperhead
  • Scientific Names
    • Agkistrodon contortrix
    • Ancistrodon contortrix
    • Boa contortrix
    • Cenchris atrofuscus
    • Trigonocephalus contortrix
  • German
    • Kupferkopf
  • Spanish
    • cantil cobrizo norteƱo
    • Cantil cobrizo

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Recent observations

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What

Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix

Observer

catenatus

Date

July 6, 2015 06:52 AM CDT

Description

Parker co tx

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix

Observer

catenatus

Date

July 3, 2015 09:58 PM CDT

Description

Parker co tx

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix

Observer

catenatus

Date

July 3, 2015 09:39 PM CDT

Description

Parker co tx

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix

Observer

catenatus

Date

July 3, 2015 09:56 PM CDT

Description

Parker co tx

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix

Observer

catenatus

Date

July 3, 2015 11:18 AM CDT

Description

Wise co tx

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Broad-banded Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix ssp. laticinctus

Observer

tommyd

Date

April 20, 2015 11:26 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix

Observer

danbeaupre

Date

July 4, 2015

Description

Next to country house.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix ssp. mokasen

Observer

billryerson

Date

the past

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Observer

billryerson

Date

May 21, 2015 02:26 PM EDT

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Square

What

Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix

Date

July 2, 2015 06:30 AM CDT

Description

AOR

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Square

What

Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix

Date

June 26, 2015 11:31 PM CDT

Description

DOR

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix

Observer

tx224

Date

July 3, 2015 08:56 AM CDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Agkistrodon contortrix is a species of venomous snake endemic to North America, a member of the Crotalinae (pit viper) subfamily. The common name for the species is the copperhead. The behavior of Agkistrodon contortrix may lead to accidental encounters with humans. Five subspecies are currently recognized, including the nominate subspecies described here.

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Conservation Summary

    Source: IUCN 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.4. http://www.iucnredlist.org/technical-documents/spatial-data. Downloaded March 2011.