Liophis jaegeri is a species of reptiles with 0 observations. Liophis jaegeri. untranslated. View/Open. (Kb) Subject. Liophis jaegeri · Liophis · jaegeri. URI. . JAEGER´S LIOPHIS Erythrolamprus jaegeri. Like other species of Liophis this species is a fast-moving, ground-dwelling snake. It is a brightly-coloured and.

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Wiping it once with a damp cloth to remove surface venom is unlikely to do much harm or good but the wound must not be massaged. Head is moderately distinct from neck. Seek urgent medical attention. Catalogue of Colubrine snakes of the British Museum.

Liophis jaegeri – Wikidata

Most traditional, and many of the more recently fashionable, first aid measures are useless liopbis potentially dangerous.

A synopsis of the reptiles and batrachians of the province Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. It should not be assumed that humankind currently knows all there is to know about any species, even for common species.

The following should also be noted when reading information contained within the databases on this website: Eyes are medium to moderately large liopis size with round pupils. The basis for reassurance is the fact that many venomous bites do not result in envenoming, the relatively slow progression to severe envenoming luophis following elapid bites, days following viper bites and the effectiveness of modern medical treatment.


Twelfth contribution to the herpetology of tropical America.

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Dorsal scale count 17 – 17 – 17 Habitat Found in humid micro habitats, generally near water in forest, grassland and brush vegetation. Taxonomy and geographic variation of Liophis typhlus and related “green” species of South America Serpentes: Patients presenting with bites by these snakes do not require medical attention, other than to check for infection and ensure tetanus immune status.

Cobras e lagartos do Vale: A new species of the colubrid snake genus Liophis from Brazil. Treatment Summary Bites by this species are not expected to cause medically significant effects and the only risk, probably small, is local secondary infection. Smithsonian Institution Press Washington D. Non-venomous, so no likelihood of envenoming or lethality.

The bitten limb must not be exercised as muscular contraction will promote systemic absorption of venom. Myotoxicity Does not occur, based on current clinical evidence. The Eponym Dictionary of Reptiles. The principle aim of this site is to provide information useful to improving outcomes for humans suffering from envenoming or poisoning by animals, plants or mushrooms. If no motor vehicle or boat is available, the patient can be carried on a stretcher or hurdle, on the pillion or crossbar of a bicycle or on someone’s back.


If there is any impairment of vital functions, such llophis problems with respiration, airway, circulation, heart function, these must be jaegedi as a priority. Further, we cannot control how users will interpret the information provided on this site. Murphy, Gustavo Scrocchi, Marco A. Habits Diurnal and terrestrial snake with aquatic tendencies. In particular, for bites causing flaccid paralysis, including respiratory paralysis, both airway and respiration may be impaired, requiring urgent and prolonged treatment, which may include the mouth to mask mouth to mouth technique of expired air transfer.

Dorsal scales are smooth without apical pits. Small Approx 20k version.

Dangerousness Non-venomous, so no likelihood of envenoming or lethality. General Systemic Effects General systemic effects jageri. Fitzgerald, and Paul Smith The Reptiles of Paraguay: Check List 7 6: List of reptiles and batachians collected by Dr.