Classification
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  • English
    • 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

Photos / Sounds

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What

Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix

Observer

langaha

Date

June 16, 2016 10:13 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Broad-banded Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix ssp. laticinctus

Observer

mustardlypig

Date

June 27, 2016 04:20 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Caught & released

Photos / Sounds

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What

Trans-Pecos Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix ssp. pictigaster

Observer

tom79848

Date

June 25, 2016 09:59 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix

Observer

lovebirder

Date

June 19, 2016 09:36 AM CDT

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Square

What

Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix

Observer

realemill

Date

the past

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What

Southern Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix ssp. contortrix

Observer

calebpaul56

Date

June 25, 2016 12:13 AM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Southern Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix ssp. contortrix

Observer

calebpaul56

Date

June 25, 2016 12:00 AM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Southern Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix ssp. contortrix

Observer

calebpaul56

Date

June 24, 2016 11:54 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Southern Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix ssp. contortrix

Observer

calebpaul56

Date

June 24, 2016 11:39 PM CDT

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What

Southern Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix ssp. contortrix

Observer

calebpaul56

Date

June 24, 2016 11:28 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Southern Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix ssp. contortrix

Observer

calebpaul56

Date

June 24, 2016 11:25 PM CDT

Description

Fatally injured

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Southern Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix ssp. contortrix

Observer

calebpaul56

Date

June 24, 2016 09:22 PM CDT

Description

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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.
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