Tag: Agkistrodon conanti

Agkistrodon conanti, 24 May 2020

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth; Volusia county, Florida (24 May 2020). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Agkistrodon conanti, 19 March 2015

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth; Monroe county, Florida (19 March 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Agkistrodon conanti, 24 May 2020

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth; Volusia county, Florida (24 May 2020). A follow-up shot of a Florida cottonmouth swimming across the edge of the St. Johns River and Dexter Lake on the Volusia/Lake county line.  Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

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)”

Agkistrodon conanti, 19 March 2015

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth; Monroe county, Florida (19 March 2015). A common posture for a wary Florida cottonmouth. Even as kids, they know how to strike a pose.   Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Agkistrodon conanti, 19 March 2015

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth; Monroe county, Florida (19 March 2015). A juvenile Florida cottonmouth putting on a fantastic show. There’s a bit of an over-blue tone in this image. Their mouths are more white than electric blue. That being said, “Florida ElectricBlueMouth” would be awesome, too. … Continue Reading “Agkistrodon conanti, 19 March 2015”

Agkistrodon conanti, 07 May 2020

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth; Volusia county, Florida (07 May 2020). The behemoth escapes after losing its patience with the big, dumb hominid with the magic NIKON BOX. Again, I couldn’t get a shot that really reflected its size, but this Florida cottonmouth was gargantuan — I believe… Continue Reading “Agkistrodon conanti, 07 May 2020”

Agkistrodon conanti, 07 May 2020

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth; Volusia county, Florida (07 May 2020). No more than twenty yards from where I photographed the infected Brown watersnake, I came across one of the largest damn Florida cottonmouths I’ve ever seen. I couldn’t get a clear reference shot to… Continue Reading “Agkistrodon conanti, 07 May 2020”

Agkistrodon conanti, 07 May 2020

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth; Volusia county, Florida (07 May 2020). A final shot of a most-beautiful Florida cottonmouth patiently analyzing the situation around it. They have such intensity and focus, but I have yet to come across a single cottonmouth I’d consider “aggressive.”  Learn more… Continue Reading “Agkistrodon conanti, 07 May 2020”

Agkistrodon conanti, 07 May 2020

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth; Volusia county, Florida (07 May 2020). Another angle of the not-too-huge Florida cottonmouth I stumbled across in the Volusia interior on May 7th. This was after the cottonmouth had moved back to higher ground and taken a defensive position under a small… Continue Reading “Agkistrodon conanti, 07 May 2020”

Agkistrodon conanti, 07 May 2020

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth; Volusia county, Florida (07 May 2020). I startled this Florida cottonmouth on a small trail running adjacent to a low-lying creek bed. The moccasin took to the edge of the creek at first (as seen here). After a few moments, it… Continue Reading “Agkistrodon conanti, 07 May 2020”

Agkistrodon conanti, 07 May 2020 (with Video)

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth; Volusia county, Florida (07 May 2020). I came across two cottonmouths on May the 7th; this was the first of the two (and the only one I managed to get decent shots of). An extremely calm, cool, and collected moccasin. … Continue Reading “Agkistrodon conanti, 07 May 2020 (with Video)”

Agkistrodon conanti, 14 March 2018

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth (aka Agkistrodon piscivorus conanti); Collier county, Florida (14 March 2018). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Agkistrodon conanti, 14 March 2018

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth (aka Agkistrodon piscivorus conanti); Monroe county, Florida (14 March 2018). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Agkistrodon conanti, 14 March 2018

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth (aka Agkistrodon piscivorus conanti); Collier county, Florida (14 March 2018). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Agkistrodon conanti, 14 March 2018

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth (aka Agkistrodon piscivorus conanti); Collier county, Florida (14 March 2018). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Agkistrodon conanti, 14 March 2018

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth (aka Agkistrodon piscivorus conanti); Collier county, Florida (14 March 2018). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Agkistrodon conanti, 14 March 2018

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth (aka Agkistrodon piscivorus conanti); Monroe county, Florida (14 March 2018). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Agkistrodon conanti, 14 March 2018

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth (aka Agkistrodon piscivorus conanti); Monroe county, Florida (14 March 2018). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Agkistrodon conanti, 14 March 2018

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth (aka Agkistrodon piscivorus conanti); Monroe county, Florida (14 March 2018). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Agkistrodon conanti, 22 April 2012

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth; Lowndes county, Georgia (22 April 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Agkistrodon conanti, 22 April 2012

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth; Lowndes county, Georgia (22 April 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Agkistrodon conanti, 22 April 2012

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth; Lowndes county, Georgia (22 April 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Agkistrodon conanti, 22 April 2012

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth; Lowndes county, Georgia (22 April 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Agkistrodon conanti, 22 April 2012

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth; Lowndes county, Georgia (22 April 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Agkistrodon conanti, 22 April 2012

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth; Lowndes county, Georgia (22 April 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Agkistrodon conanti, 22 April 2012

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth; Lowndes county, Georgia (22 April 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Agkistrodon conanti, 14 March 2018

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth (aka Agkistrodon piscivorus conanti); Collier county, Florida (14 March 2018). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Agkistrodon conanti, 11 March 2006

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth (aka Agkistrodon piscivorus conanti); Alachua county, Florida (11 March 2006). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Agkistrodon conanti, 11 May 2008

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth (aka Agkistrodon piscivorus conanti); Lake county, Florida (11 May 2008). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Agkistrodon conanti, 14 March 2018

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth (aka Agkistrodon piscivorus conanti); Collier county, Florida (14 March 2018). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Agkistrodon conanti, 22 April 2012

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth; Lowndes county, Georgia (22 April 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org. Arguably Agkistrodon piscivorus, the Eastern cottonmouth or Agkistrodon piscivorus conanti, the Florida cottonmouth subspecies

Agkistrodon conanti, 15 March 2019

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth (aka Agkistrodon piscivorus conanti); Miami-Dade county, Florida (15 March 2019). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.