Gliding flight in snakes

By Jake Socha, Virginia Tech

Type of Resource Media including photos and video clips 
Topic Locomotion/motility 
Taxa Vertebrate 
Organizational Level Organismal 
Role of activity in your course Video and photo archive of flying snakes 
Description All things flying snake, at This is a resource for movies, photos, literature review, and more, centered around issues of gliding flight in flying snakes (genus Chrysopelea). There also exists a half-hour television program featuring these snakes, which focuses on an experiment from 2003 and includes higher-quality footage of gliding; contact the author for more details if interested. 
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