Venomous Snakes

From the Utah State University Cooperative Extension. Includes information on the species found in the state, their biology and behavior, legal status and control.

by Andrew L. Shiels

The three venomous species of snakes in Pennsylvania are the northern copperhead, eastern massasauga rattlesnake, and timer rattle-snake. Reports of venomous snakebites in Pennsylvania are rare.

Venomous Snakes of NC

Acknowledgments Documenting a state's natural resources requires the combined efforts of many institutions, dedicated professionals, and a concerned public, and we thank all who assisted in the production of this booklet.

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Venomous Animals of Texas

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Venomous Animals of Mississippi

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Venomous Reptiles of Nevada

Figure 1 Figure 2 Venomous Reptiles of Nevada Authors M. L. Robinson , Area Specialist, Water/Environmental Horticulture, University of Nevada Cooperative Extension Polly M. Conrad , Wildlife Diversity Biologist—Reptiles, Nevada Department of Wildlife Maria M. Ryan , Area Specialist, Natural ...


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