Category: Videos

Agkistrodon conanti, 24 May 2020 (with Video)

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth; Volusia county, Florida (24 May 2020). Kayaking about the St. Johns River on the Volusia/Lake county line, I was privileged to share the water for about fifteen minutes with a Florida cottonmouth. The snake had, for some reason or another, decided… Continue Reading “Agkistrodon conanti, 24 May 2020 (with Video)”

Anolis sagrei, 20 May 2020 (featuring Anolis Fight Club Video!)

Anolis sagrei, the Cuban brown anole; Volusia County, Florida (20 May 2020). Nothing sparks up an otherwise drab day of social distancing as much as two male Cuban brown anoles battling each other for the luxury, prime real estate of broken cinder blocks next to… Continue Reading “Anolis sagrei, 20 May 2020 (featuring Anolis Fight Club Video!)”

Sistrurus miliarius barbouri, 13 May 2020 (with video)

Sistrurus miliarius barbouri, the Dusky pigmy rattlesnake; Volusia county, Florida (13 May 2020). I’m always happy to stumble across a Dusky pigmy rattlesnake. This small (and, yes, venomous) species is quite abundant throughout Volusia county — in both the interior and the flatwoods adjacent to the salt marshes near the coast.… Continue Reading “Sistrurus miliarius barbouri, 13 May 2020 (with video)”

Nerodia taxispilota, 01 March 2020 (with video)

Nerodia taxispilota, the Brown watersnake; Lake county, Florida (01 March 2020). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia floridana, 01 March 2020 (with video)

Nerodia floridana, the Florida green watersnake; Lake county, Florida (01 March 2020). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org. NOTE Though I’m not possible, I’m wondering if this Florida green watersnake was sporting signs of Snake Fungal Disease? The infection behind the right eye… Continue Reading “Nerodia floridana, 01 March 2020 (with video)”

Nerodia clarkii compressicauda, 07 March 2008 [5/5, with VIDEO]

Nerodia clarkii comperssicauda, the Mangrove salt marsh snake; Miami-Dade county, Florida (07 March 2008). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament, 15 June 2019 [Video]

Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament (iPhone video); Osceola county, Florida (15 June 2019). medievaltimes.com