Juvenile Southern Copperhead

South Carolina

Herper.com's Venom Sites:

Herper.com Mirror: [PDF article reprints downloadable by permission of author]

  • Fry, Bryan G., et al. 2003. Analysis of Colubroidea snake venoms by liquid chromatography with mass spectrometry: evolutionary and toxinological implications. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry 17: 2047-2062. Download PDF.
  • Fry, Bryan G., et al. 2003. Isolation of a neurotoxin (a-colubritoxin) from a nonvenomous colubrid: evidence for early origin of venom in snakes. Journal of Molecular Evolution 57:446-452. Download PDF.
  • Fry, Bryan G., et al. 2004. Assembling an arsenal: origin and evolution of the snake venom proteome inferred from phylogenetic analysis of toxin sequences. Mol. Biol. Evol. 21(5): 870-883. Download PDF.

Venomous Reptile Site Links: