Early emergence and seasonality of the Red-bellied Snake ( Storeria occipitomaculata ) along the Platte River in south-central Nebraska, USA

@inproceedings{Tye2017EarlyEA,
  title={Early emergence and seasonality of the Red-bellied Snake ( Storeria occipitomaculata ) along the Platte River in south-central Nebraska, USA},
  author={Simon P. Tye and Keith Geluso and Mary J. Harner},
  year={2017}
}
The Red-bellied Snake (Storeria occipitomaculata) primarily inhabits moist woodlands of eastern North America, with two disjunct populations occurring in the Great Plains, one of which is in south-central Nebraska. This species is listed as at-risk in Nebraska, in part, due to being uncommon with limited information available about the ecology and natural history of this isolated population. We amassed 48 observations of Red-bellied Snakes in Nebraska from museum specimens and published… 
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