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Agkistrodon piscivorus is a venomous snake, a species of pit viper, found in the southeastern ... Common names include variants on water moccasin, swamp moccasin, black moccasin, cottonmouth, gapper, or simply viper. Many of the ...


Jul 1, 2011 ... There are many harmless watersnakes (genus Nerodia) that are frequently confused with venomous Water Moccasins a.k.a. Cottonmouths ...


Description: Cottonmouths are venomous semi-aquatic snakes often referred to as “water moccasins.” They have large, triangular heads with a dark line through  ...


Nov 4, 2013 ... I've never seen a Copperhead in the water though; my guess is that it's a relatively rare .... Instinct would tell me it was a water moccasin.


Nov 21, 2014 ... The cottonmouth snake, also know as water moccasin, is North America's only poisonous water snake.


Water Moccasin. This is a heavy-bodied aquatic snake that inhabits the southern US. They are fairly common in Florida. This one was caught in Orlando.


First off, I want to clear any confusion. A Water Moccasin and a Cottonmouth are the same species of snake, Agkistrodon piscivorus “hooked-tooth fish-eater”.


Water moccasin, black moccasin, black snake, blunt-tail moccasin, congo, copperhead, cottonmouth water moccasin, cotton-mouthed snake, gapper, highland ...


Cottonmouth Appearance: Cottonmouth snakes, otherwise known as water moccasins, are a medium sized snake, often growing to be four feet in length, and ...

Apr 13, 2016 ... My first thought was that it might be a water moccasin (cottonmouth) which is a venomous snake. However, upon further research, I am thinking ...