WoRMS taxon details

Nerodia clarkii (Baird & Girard, 1853)

405991  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:405991)

accepted
Species
brackish
(of Regina clarkii Baird & Girard, 1853) Baird, S. F.; Girard, C. (1853). Catalogue of North American Reptiles in the Museum of the Smithsonian Institution. Part 1.-Serpents. <em>Smithsonian Inst., Washington.</em> xvi + 172 pp. [details]   
Uetz, P. (ed.) (2019). The Reptile Database. Nerodia clarkii (Baird & Girard, 1853). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=405991 on 2019-11-22
Date
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2009-06-25 12:17:49Z
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2019-07-26 08:38:52Z
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2019-09-16 06:11:02Z
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original description  (of Regina clarkii Baird & Girard, 1853) Baird, S. F.; Girard, C. (1853). Catalogue of North American Reptiles in the Museum of the Smithsonian Institution. Part 1.-Serpents. <em>Smithsonian Inst., Washington.</em> xvi + 172 pp. [details]   

basis of record Jansen, Kevin P.; Henry R. Mushinsky & Stephen A. Karl (2008). Population genetics of the mangrove salt marsh snake, Nerodia clarkii compressicauda, in a linear, fragmented habitat. Conserv Genet 9:401–410 [details]   

additional source Zug, G. R. 2009. Reptiles (Vertebrata: Reptilia) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1317–1320 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Uetz, P., Freed, P. & Jirí Hošek (eds.). (2019). The Reptile Database. , available online at http://reptile-database.reptarium.cz [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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Habitat This is the only North American snake species restricted to a brackish water environment. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Atlantic saltmarsh snake  [details]
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