Southern Copperhead (Agkistrodon contortrix contortrix) - HM 313001
Observer:
Davis, Jeff
Observed:
2020-06-01 20:44:48
Last Modified:
2020-06-01 22:40:42
Country:
United States of America
State:
Georgia
County:
Coweta
Age:
Juvenile
Deceased:
no
Notes:
Called to Copperhead in Siding of house. Upon arrival searched 3 directions in corner of house with snake-cam. Eventually found and coaxed snake out of wall with heat from cam moving along ground. Snake is 24 inches long, weight is 9.0 oz. During loading to transport container, the snake bit his tail. exam revealed eyes clear, skin color normal and did not appear to be in pre-shed. two small puncture wounds to area near tail, no active bleeding. Transported snake to protected area and released without incident.
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