massasauga massasauga

Definition(s):

  1. (n) small pygmy rattlesnake
  2. (n) pygmy rattlesnake found in moist areas from the Great Lakes to Mexico; feeds on mice and small amphibians

Usage(s):

  • Others were massasauga and pigmy rattler (Sistrurus family), copperhead and cottonmouth moccasin (Agkistrodon family), coral and harlequin (Micrurus family).

News

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    1. Terry Bollea became a well-known entertainment wrestler better known by what name? 2. What type of animal is a massasauga? 3. What year was the Declaration of Independence adopted? 4. What was the name of the hangout where the gang of TV's "Happy Days" went to drink sodas and play the jukebox.
    on February 11, 2014     Source: Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Quotes

  • "I had a very understanding biology teacher in high school," said McMonagle, a 1970 graduate of Hamady High School. "I used to catch animals and bring them into class, and one time I brought in a baby massasauga (rattlesnake)."
    on Aug 30, 2007 By: Donald McMonagle Source: MLive.com

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