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Copperhead snakes swim, although they usually spend the most time on land. Copperheads are found in wetlands and rocky, forested areas and sometimes take shelter in rotting wood. T...

Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata Family: Viperidae Genus: Agkistrodon
Species: Agkistrodon contortrix
The Copperhead can vary in color from grayish-brown to light brown or even pinkish. It has 10 - 20 hourglass-shaped dark crossbands which are chestnut brown or reddish brown to brown. The head can... More »

Agkistrodon contortrix

For other snakes commonly called "copperheads", see Copperhead ... Agkistrodon contortrix is a species of venomous snake endemic to North America , ...

Copperhead Snakes: Facts, Bites & Babies - LiveScience

Nov 19, 2014 ... Copperhead snakes are common in North America, and have the distinction of biting more people in the United States than any other snake.
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Copperhead Fact Sheet - National Zoo| FONZ

Copperheads are social snakes. They may hibernate in a communal den with other copperheads or other species of snakes including timber rattlesnakes and ...

Copperheads and the Harmless look-a-like Snakes - Virginia ...

First, we'll take a look at northern copperheads and point out their most identifying characteristics. Copperheads are born alive and with the exception of the tail ...

Copperhead Snake Information & Facts - Snake Removal

The Copperhead is the most mis-identified snake in America! Did you see EXACTLY the below snake? Are you sure? It wasn't just one of a number of similar ... Snakes&v=p72wLFnksmU
Aug 21, 2013 ... Hey guys, had a little surprise today while I was weeding around the smoke shack and retaining wall. PLEASE USE EXTREME CAUTION when ...
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Q: How to Spot a Copperhead Snake.
A: 1. Look for a copperhead in its habitat. Watch out for copperheads in any area since they tend to adapt, but especially in damp areas with lots of red and brown... Read More »
Q: How to Spot a Copperhead Snake.
A: Instructions. Look for a copperhead in its habitat. Watch out for copperheads in any area since they tend to adapt, but especially in damp areas with lots of re... Read More »
Q: What is a Copperhead Snake?
A: Copperheads are harmless but venomous snakes found throughout the eastern united states and parts of mexico. There are five subspecies of copperheads - the Nort... Read More »
Q: Who are copperhead snake enemies?
A: owls pigs and humans. Read More »
Q: How venomous is a copperhead snake?
A: Copperhead venom attacks the muscle and blood systems. They have the least toxic Read More »