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Definition of Pituophis melanoleucus
Pituophis melanoleucusPine Pine, n. [AS. p[=i]n, L. pinus.]
1. (Bot.) Any tree of the coniferous genus Pinus. See
Note: There are about twenty-eight species in the United
States, of which the white pine (P. Strobus), the
Georgia pine (P. australis), the red pine (P.
resinosa), and the great West Coast sugar pine (P.
Lambertiana) are among the most valuable. The Scotch
pine or fir, also called Norway or Riga pine
(Pinus sylvestris), is the only British species. The
nut pine is any pine tree, or species of pine, which
bears large edible seeds. See Pinon. The spruces,
firs, larches, and true cedars, though formerly
considered pines, are now commonly assigned to other
2. The wood of the pine tree.
3. A pineapple.
Ground pine. (Bot.) See under Ground.
Norfolk Island pine (Bot.), a beautiful coniferous tree,
the Araucaria excelsa.
Pine barren, a tract of infertile land which is covered
with pines. [Southern U.S.]
Pine borer (Zo["o]l.), any beetle whose larv[ae] bore into
Pine finch. (Zo["o]l.) See Pinefinch, in the Vocabulary.
Pine grosbeak (Zo["o]l.), a large grosbeak (Pinicola
enucleator), which inhabits the northern parts of both
hemispheres. The adult male is more or less tinged with
Pine lizard (Zo["o]l.), a small, very active, mottled gray
lizard (Sceloporus undulatus), native of the Middle
States; -- called also swift, brown scorpion, and
Pine marten. (Zo["o]l.)
(a) A European weasel (Mustela martes), called also
sweet marten, and yellow-breasted marten.
(b) The American sable. See Sable.
Pine moth (Zo["o]l.), any one of several species of small
tortricid moths of the genus Retinia, whose larv[ae]
burrow in the ends of the branchlets of pine trees, often
doing great damage.
Pine mouse (Zo["o]l.), an American wild mouse (Arvicola
pinetorum), native of the Middle States. It lives in pine
Pine needle (Bot.), one of the slender needle-shaped leaves
of a pine tree. See Pinus.
Pine-needle wool. See Pine wool (below).
Pine oil, an oil resembling turpentine, obtained from fir
and pine trees, and used in making varnishes and colors.
Pine snake (Zo["o]l.), a large harmless North American
snake (Pituophis melanoleucus). It is whitish, covered
with brown blotches having black margins. Called also
bull snake. The Western pine snake (P. Sayi) is
chestnut-brown, mottled with black and orange.
Pine tree (Bot.), a tree of the genus Pinus; pine.
Pine-tree money, money coined in Massachusetts in the
seventeenth century, and so called from its bearing a
figure of a pine tree.
Pine weevil (Zo["o]l.), any one of numerous species of
weevils whose larv[ae] bore in the wood of pine trees.
Several species are known in both Europe and America,
belonging to the genera Pissodes, Hylobius, etc.
Pine wool, a fiber obtained from pine needles by steaming
them. It is prepared on a large scale in some of the
Southern United States, and has many uses in the economic
arts; -- called also pine-needle wool, and pine-wood
Meaning of Pituophis melanoleucus from wikipedia
valid. Three subspecies
of Pituophis melanoleucus
recognized: the nominate subspecies
P. m. melanoleucus
(Daudin, 1803), the northern...
the genus Pituophis
are found throughout
Mexico, the Southern
and Western United States
Canada. All species
Mifflin. Boston. 429 pp. ISBN 0-395-19977-8 (paperback). (Pituophis melanoleucus
affinis, p. 201 + Map 147.) The Reptile
sayi) is a large, nonvenomous, colubrid
snake. It is currently considered
of the gopher snake
from the genus Pituophis
catenifer, the gopher snake Pituophis catenifer
sayi, the bull snake Pituophis melanoleucus
, the pine snake...
- Snake Pantherophis spiloides
Grey Rat Snake Pituophis catenifer
sayi Bullsnake Pituophis melanoleucus melanoleucus Northern
Pine Snake Tropidoclonion
- vernalis Smooth green snake Regina septemvittata Queen snake Pituophis melanoleucus melanoleucus Northern
pine snake Storeria dekayi dekayi Northern
- the gray rat snake, a harmless colubrid found
in North America Pituophis
, the northern
pine snake, a harmless colubrid found
- new subspecies
of Pituophis melanoleucus
from Louisiana". Occ. Papers
Mus. Zool. Univ. Michigan
(205): 1-3. (Pituophis melanoleucus
ruthveni, new subspecies)...
- Pine snake
to: Pituophis melanoleucus
, a harmless colubrid found
in North America Lampropeltis
g. getula, a.k.a. the eastern
kingsnake, a harmless...
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