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Drymarchon margaritae (Indigo Snake)

Synonyms: Drymarchon corais margaritae

Attributes

Adult Weight [1]  15.693 lbs (7.118 kg)
Clutch Size [2]  6
Incubation [1]  78 days
Maximum Longevity [2]  26 years

Ecoregions

Protected Areas

Biodiversity Hotspots

Prey / Diet

Ameiva ameiva (Giant Ameiva, Amazon Racerunner)[3]
Epicrates cenchria (Rainbow Boa)[3]
Rhinella marina (Cane Toad)[3]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Boa constrictor (Boa Constrictor)1
Galictis vittata (Greater Grison)1
Mastigodryas boddaerti (Boddaert's Tropical Racer)1
Oxyrhopus vanidicus (Tschudi's False Coral Snake)1
Pseudoboa nigra (Black False Boa)1

Consumers

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Distribution

USA (S Texas, Florida, SE Georgia, S Alabama), Mexico (Yucatan), Guatemala, Honduras (Islas de la Bahia, Isla de Utila: [HR 31: 255]), Belize, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Trinidad, Tobago, French Guiana, Colombia, Venezuela (Mérida), Bra;

External References

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Nathan P. Myhrvold, Elita Baldridge, Benjamin Chan, Dhileep Sivam, Daniel L. Freeman, and S. K. Morgan Ernest. 2015. An amniote life-history database to perform comparative analyses with birds, mammals, and reptiles. Ecology 96:3109
2de Magalhaes, J. P., and Costa, J. (2009) A database of vertebrate longevity records and their relation to other life-history traits. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 22(8):1770-1774
3Hábitos alimentares de serpentes em Espigão do Oeste, Rondônia, Brasil, Paulo Sérgio Bernarde & Augusto Shinya Abe, Biota Neotrop., vol. 10, no. 1, pp. 167-173 (2010)
4Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund