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I received my BS in biology from Wofford College and my DVM from the UGA. My interests include herpetology, birding, and mammals.
Upstate of SCSign In to follow
The young are known as poults. Interestingly, there are five subspecies of wild turkey, four in the USA with one additional subspecies in Mexico Where these are, they would most likely be considered the Merriam's subspecies .
Beautiful A. piscivorus head study. I love the blockiness of the heads and the chocolate coloration. Color and pattern vary so much on this species, depending on the age of the snake, whether or not recently shed, whether or not wet. You should join our Under a Low Country Moon mission. We're focused on the Francis Marion National Forest, but are especially interested in low country snakes and are not limited to that location