Photo by Bob Thomas, Chiquibul National Forest, Cayo District, Belize, March 2005. This juvenile mussurana was found along a trail deep in the Chiquibul National Forest. Someone had been chopping […]
Photo by Kevin Zansler, May 2012. The Cantil is basically the tropical moccasin, being in the same genus as the North American cottonmouth (Agkistrodon piscivorus). It has a similar disposition, […]
All photo by Bob Thomas One of the neatest snakes to find at night is the blunthead tree snake, Imantodes cenchoa. These snakes cruise forest vegetation at night searching for […]
Photos by Bob Thomas, Chiquibul Education Centre, Las Cuevas, Cayo District, Belize, May 2012. Photo by Bob Thomas, Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary, May 2002. Puffing snakes remind us ecologically […]
Photo by Shannon Fortenberry, Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary, May 2010. This secretive, small snake is nocturnal and moves about in the leaf litter seeking small invertebrates as food.