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Missouri is home to five venomous snake species: timber rattlesnakes, massasauga rattlesnakes, pygmy rattlesnakes, copperheads and cottonmouths. It is important to note that these snakes are correctly called venomous, ra...

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Garter snakes in Missouri are typically dark colored and have orange, yellow or white stripes that run lengthwise down the body of the snake. The snake may be greenish, black, olive or dark brown.

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The rough earth snake, Virginia striatula, is a brown to grey species found from the Florida panhandle to as far north as Virginia and as far west as Missouri, Texas, Oklahoma and Kansas. It prefers a variety of forest h...

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The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) maintains a list of venomous snakes on its website.The list includes copperheads, rattlesnakes, cottonmouths and coral snakes. It's a useful list to have for people who work outdoor ...

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Some common venomous snakes in Florida include rattlesnakes, copperheads, cottonmouths and the Eastern coral snake. Common nonvenomous snakes in Florida include black racers, garter, ribbon, green, hognosed, mud, rainbow...

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In the United States, about 7,000 to 8,000 people per year receive venomous snake bites, including those of rattlesnakes, copperheads, cottonmouths and coral snakes, causing five to six average annual fatalities. Venomou...

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There are three different kinds of venomous snakes in Ohio: the eastern timber rattlesnake, the northern copperhead and the massasauga rattlesnake. Every year, people report sightings of the poisonous water moccasin, but...

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