Photos by Bob Thomas, Tikal, Guatemala, May 2005. This small snake is distributed along the Atlantic versant from southern Veracruz, Mexico, through Belize and Guatemala into northern Nicaragua. It feeds […]
Photo by Steven Brewer, Bladen Nature Preserve, Stan Creek District, Belize, April 2011. Photo by Steven Brewer, Bladen Nature Reserve, Stann Creek District, Belize, April 2011. Photo by Joe Garel, […]
Photo by Bob Thomas, May 2010. Photo by Shannon Fortenberry, May 2010. While walking the Tiger Fern trail in Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary, Belize, we noticed a sleeping snake protruding […]
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 […]
Photos 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.