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COSEWIC Assessment and Status Report on the Milksnake (Lampropeltis tirangulum) in Canada

COSEWIC Assessment and Update Status Report
on the
Milksnake
Lampropeltis tirangulum
in Canada

Milksnake

Special Concern 2002

COSEWIC
Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada


COSEPAC
Comité sur la situation des espèces en péril au Canada

COSEWIC status reports are working documents used in assigning the status of wildlife species suspected of being at risk. This report may be cited as follows:

Please note: Persons wishing to cite data in the report should refer to the report (and cite the author(s)); persons wishing to cite the COSEWIC status will refer to the assessment (and cite COSEWIC). A production note will be provided if additional information on the status report history is required.

COSEWIC 2002. COSEWIC assessment and status report on the milksnake Lampropeltis triangulum in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. vi + 29 pp.

Fischer, L.  2002.  COSEWIC status report on the milksnake Lampropeltis triangulum in Canada in COSEWIC assessment and status report on the milksnake Lampropeltis triangulum in Canada.  Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada.  Ottawa.  1-29 pp.

Production note:

  1. The Eastern Milksnake Lampropeltis triangulum triangulum that is discussed in this report is the only subspecies of the Milksnake Lampropeltis triangulum that occurs in Canada.  For purposes of COSEWIC, which designates only species that occur in Canada, these two names should be regarded as synonymous.
  2. Previously listed by COSEWIC as Eastern Milksnake Lampropeltis triangulum.

For additional copies contact:

COSEWIC Secretariat
c/o Canadian Wildlife Service
Environment Canada
Ottawa, ON
K1A 0H3

Tel.: 819-953-3215
Fax: 819-994-3684

COSEWIC E-mail
COSEWIC Website

Ếgalement disponible en français sous le titre Évaluation et Rapport de situation du COSEPAC sur la situation de la couleuvre tachetée (Lampropeltis triangulum) au Canada.

Cover illustration:

Milksnake -- Joseph Crowley, Powassan, Ontario.

©Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada 2003
Catalogue No CW69-14/343-2003E-PDF
ISBN 0-662-35406-0
HTML: CW-69-14/343-2003E-HTML
ISBN 0-662-35407-9

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