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Scientific Names

Alternative Names

Ancistrodon contortrix Baird 1854
Reference taxon from ReptileDB in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Boa contortrix Linnaeus 1766
Reference taxon from ReptileDB in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Cenchris atrofuscus Theobald 1868
Reference taxon from ReptileDB in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Trigonocephalus contortrix Duméril & Bibron 1854
Reference taxon from ReptileDB in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Agkistrodon contortrix contortrix
Synonym according to ReptileDB and ReptileDB
Agkistrodon mokasen mokasen
Synonym according to ReptileDB and ReptileDB
Agkistrodon contortrix laticinctus
Synonym according to ReptileDB, ReptileDB, and ReptileDB
Agkistrodon contortrix laticinctus Gloyd & Conant 1934
Synonym according to ReptileDB and ReptileDB
Agkistrodon contortrix mokasen
Synonym according to ReptileDB, ReptileDB, and ReptileDB
Agkistrodon contortrix mokasen (Palisot DE Beauvois 1799)
Synonym according to ReptileDB
Agkistrodon contortrix mokeson
Synonym according to ReptileDB
Agkistrodon contortrix phaeogaster
Synonym according to ReptileDB, ReptileDB, and ReptileDB
Agkistrodon contortrix phaeogaster Gloyd 1969
Synonym according to ReptileDB
Agkistrodon contortrix pictigaster
Synonym according to ReptileDB, ReptileDB, and ReptileDB
Agkistrodon contortrix pictigaster Gloyd & Conant 1943
Synonym according to ReptileDB
Agkistrodon contortrix
Synonym according to ReptileDB, ReptileDB, and ReptileDB
Agkistrodon mokasen laticinctus
Synonym according to ReptileDB
Agkistrodon mokason Palisot DE Beauvois 1799
Synonym according to ReptileDB
Agkistrodon mokeson pictigaster Gloyd & Conant 1943
Synonym according to ReptileDB
Ancistrodon contortrix
Synonym according to ReptileDB
Boa contortrix
Synonym according to NCBI
Boa contortrix Linnaeus 1766
Invalid according to Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS) Taxonomic Hierarchy (original name/combination)
Boa contortrix Linnaeus 1766
Synonym according to ReptileDB
Cenchris atrofuscus
Synonym according to ReptileDB
Cenchris mokeson Daudin 1803
Synonym according to ReptileDB
Trigonocephalus contortrix
Synonym according to ReptileDB

Common Names

English

Southern Copperhead
Recognized by Animal Diversity Web and ReptileDB
Copperhead preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Northern Copperhead
Recognized by Wikidata and ReptileDB
Broad-banded Copperhead
Recognized by ReptileDB
Osage Copperhead
Recognized by ReptileDB
Trans-Pecos Copperhead
Recognized by ReptileDB
Northern copperhead
Recognized by AnAge

Azerbaijani

Qonurbaş qalxansifət preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

Медноглава змия preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

Moccasinslang preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Nordamerikanischer Kupferkopf preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Kupferkopf
Recognized by ReptileDB

Hebrew

מוקסין הנחושת preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

Rezesfejű mokaszinkígyó preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Irish

Nathair choparcheannach preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Italian

Testa di rame preferred
Recognized by EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9 and admin

Kazakh

Мокасин жыланы preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Variagalvis skydasnukis preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

Mokasyn miedziogłowiec preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

Медноголовый щитомордник preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Swedish

Kopparhuvud preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Turkish

Bakır kafalı preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

Мокасинова змія мідноголова preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Unspecified

A'kêstséahe preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Urdu

اگکسٹروڈون کنٹورٹرکس preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Pnb

اگکسٹروڈون کنٹورٹرکس preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Agkistrodon contortrix (Linnaeus 1766)

IUCN

Animalia
Chordata
Reptilia
Squamata
Viperidae
94 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.