Learn more about the Mexican cantil – with amazing Mexican cantil photos and facts on Arkive. AnAge entry for Agkistrodon bilineatus. Classification (HAGRID: ) Genus: Agkistrodon; Species: Agkistrodon bilineatus; Common name: Cantil. Snake venom phospholipase A2 (PLA2) that inhibits ADP-induced platelet aggregation. PLA2 catalyzes the calcium-dependent hydrolysis of the 2-acyl groups.

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Tweet Please submit feedback about this entry to the curator. The population trend is down. The Mexican cantil gives birth to live young 2. If unable to do so they will use bilinneatus threat display to ward off potential predators.

Agkistrodon bilineatus taylori – ein selten imprtierter Dreieckskopf aus Mexiko. Many will be terrified, fearing sudden death and, in this mood, they may behave irrationally or even hysterically.

A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference. It should not be assumed that humankind currently knows all there is to know about any species, even for common species. Reproduction of Agkistrodon bilineatus bilineatus. Rodents of Unusual Size. These are heavy-bodied snakes, agkostrodon share the same general body structure with copperheads.

A synopsis of the American forms of Agkistrodon Copperheads and Moccasins. A new subspecies, A.


WilliamsJeff Boundy Wikimedia Commons has media related to Agkistrodon bilineatus. Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala, bilineatue. According to Gloyd and Conant”this species is greatly feared throughout its range,” in some areas even more so than Bothrops asper. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

A new subspecies of the pit viper Agkistrodon bilineatus Reptilia: Adult cantils prey upon a variety of vertebratesincluding amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals 2and there is a single record of a treesnake being consumed 6. Venom Nephrotoxins Probably not bilineattus.

Cantil (Agkistrodon bilineatus) longevity, ageing, and life history

Local Effects Insufficient clinical reports to know, but possibly mild to moderate local effects; pain, swelling, bruising, blistering, possibly necrosis. Herpetological Review 47 1: Snakebites in Central and South America: The diverse habitats occupied by the Mexican cantil throughout its range suggest it is a semi-aquatic species 2. Habitat bordering rivers or streams is preferred, but it may also occur in grasslands and cultivated lands 1.

A Catalogue of Living and Extinct Species.

[Exotic snakes in Europe. A case of Mexican Moccasin (Agkistrodon bilineatus) snakebite].

Help us share the wonders of the natural world. X Close Link to this photo Bulineatus this Arkive thumbnail link “portlet” by copying and pasting the code below. The specific antidote, not stocked in Italy, was sought abroad; its finding and routeing up to spot delivery required 12 hours.


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Snakes of the Mexican state of Morelos. Die Amphibien und Reptilien von El Salvador.

We therefore do not accept legal responsibility for use of the information provided and we require that all users use information from this site at their own risk. The necrotic wound at the bite site required after several days surgical debridement, and eventually skin graft. The envenomation by Agkistrodon bilineatus has some clinical aspects in common with that by European viper species, although crotalid venom usually causes more severe manifestations.

Find out more To learn about efforts to conserve snakes around the world see: Agkistrodon bilineatus howardgloydi is distributed throughout north-western Costa Rica and western Nicaragua, and has a limited range in El Salvador and Honduras 5. Invertebrate An animal with no backbone. Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles. Agkistrodon bilineatus Common Cantil subsp.