Tag: copperheads

November 7, 2019

Copperheads don’t reproduce after severe drought

Female copperhead snakes stop reproducing after severe drought. According to a study published in Scientific Reports none of the dozens of monitored female copperhead snakes (Agkistrodon contortrix) in a forest...

June 28, 2019

Watch: Two-headed copperhead gains viral celebrity status

A two-headed snake, which turned up in a Virginia backyard for visit last summer, slithered its way into viral celebrity status. The eastern copperhead (Agkistrodon contortrix) was born with dicephaly,...