Tag Archives: Angkistrodon

A most excellent hide

The needlepointed copperhead hide is finished. 6 months, and she is done. Here she is: And here’s the original: And here they are together: Not too bad. The difference in coloration was made to take into account color loss during … Continue reading

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Living with Agkistrodon contortrix, the Copperhead

Basic tips if you share habitation with copperheads: 1. Know what they look like. In North Carolina, look at the dark banding. They are the only snakes whose bands get skinnier over their spines. All other snakes have bands that fatten over their … Continue reading

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