return to main index

  mobile - desktop
follow us on facebook follow us on twitter follow us on YouTube link to us on LinkedIn
click here for Rodent Pro  
click here for  Animal Specialties
This Space Available
3 months for $50.00
Locate a business by name: click to list your business
search the classifieds. buy an account
events by zip code list an event
Search the forums             Search in:
News & Events: Herp Photo of the Day: Happy Rattlesnake Friday! . . . . . . . . . .  Herp Photo of the Day: World Wetland Day . . . . . . . . . .  Reptiles At The York Expo Center - Feb. 04, 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  All Maryland Reptile Show - Feb. 11, 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  Northern Virginia Reptile Show - Feb. 18, 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  Western Maryland Reptile Show - Mar. 04, 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  All Maryland Reptile Show - Mar 11, 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  York County Reptile Show - Mar. 12, 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  East Coast Reptile Super Expo - Mar. 25, 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  All Maryland Reptile Show - Apr. 01, 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  Richmond Reptile Expo - Apr. 08, 2023 . . . . . . . . . .  Northern Virginia Reptile Show - Apr. 15, 2023 . . . . . . . . . . 
RodentPro.com - feeders for less!
full banner - advertise here .50¢/1000 views
click here for Kimbrell
pool banner - $50 year

RE: Captive Black-tail in Costa Rica

[ Login ] [ User Prefs ] [ Search Forums ] [ Back to Main Page ] [ Back to Indigo Forum ] [ Reply To This Message ]
[ Register to Post ]

Posted by: David_Diamond at Thu Dec 13 14:43:05 2012  [ Report Abuse ] [ Email Message ] [ Show All Posts by David_Diamond ]  
   

Thanks for the information, Dan. I wish I had asked the folks at the exhibit where they had collected that animal.

This picture represent the closest I could get to a full body shot (the snake was very actively cruising his enclosure, and my camera skills are subpar, obviously):



Alan, I would have guessed unicolor, but I take your point to be that the phenotypic indeterminacy casts doubt on the current taxonomic classifications. Or am I off base here?

Thanks for the discussion, guys.

- David


   

[ Reply To This Message ] [ Subscribe to this Thread ] [ Show Entire Thread ]


<< Previous Message:  RE: Captive Black-tail in Costa Rica - alanb, Thu Dec 13 09:33:51 2012 image in post