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

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Recent observations

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What

Broad-banded Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix ssp. laticinctus

Observer

griff

Date

September 28, 2016 02:22 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix ssp. mokasen

Observer

timothy8

Date

September 30, 2016 09:20 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix ssp. mokasen

Observer

etotin

Date

September 28, 2016 04:56 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix

Observer

matthew54

Date

September 18, 2016 05:48 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix

Observer

lydiadover

Date

September 27, 2016 06:30 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Southern Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix ssp. contortrix

Observer

dfwuw

Date

September 11, 2016

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Broad-banded Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix ssp. laticinctus

Observer

kucycads

Date

September 24, 2016 10:58 PM CDT

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

TNHC Salvage "Copperhead 2"

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Broad-banded Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix ssp. laticinctus

Observer

kucycads

Date

September 24, 2016 10:46 PM CDT

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

TNHC Salvage "Copperhead 1"

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix

Observer

friluftsliv

Date

September 25, 2016 03:49 PM EDT

Description

Very young next to the trail.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Southern Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix ssp. contortrix

Observer

ogoodrich

Date

September 23, 2016 12:07 AM CDT

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Trans-Pecos Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix ssp. pictigaster

Observer

gtsalmon

Date

September 24, 2016 01:20 AM CDT

Description

AOR adult on Hwy 118. Observed and imaged by Doug Beckwith.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Copperhead Agkistrodon contortrix

Observer

kcoddington

Date

September 23, 2016 01:29 PM 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.
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