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by regalringneck
August 1st, 2018, 11:01 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Best Month For Arizona and Lizards?
Replies: 5
Views: 4298

Re: Best Month For Arizona and Lizards?

haha what a strange post; to re-use someone elses verbatim ... nearly as odd (but not so unlikely ) is that the same cast of good guys came 4ward to respond ...i love that 4 some inexplicable reason ! ...prolly otta leave some color or a tune ... hhmm... http://gallery."not allowed"/data/6572FlyingF...
by regalringneck
July 2nd, 2018, 7:09 am
Forum: News
Topic: ... florida iguanas ...4 the crockpot ...
Replies: 2
Views: 3664

... florida iguanas ...4 the crockpot ...

... glad to see someones njoying them & i wonder how long till the pythons start gobbling them too ...

http://www.orlandosentinel.com/news/env ... story.html
by regalringneck
June 20th, 2018, 9:32 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Fathers Day Field Herping
Replies: 3
Views: 4920

Re: Fathers Day Field Herping

gr8t post, reminds me of my life not so long ago, & the grandkids arent big enuff yet to start anew ...

never let it rush any more than it will anyway... one day @ a time & steady as she goes ... : }
by regalringneck
June 20th, 2018, 9:18 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: ...good on the poe-poe ...
Replies: 2
Views: 4445

...good on the poe-poe ...

... i stopped a long line of cars on the julian grade one afternoon to hep a helleri cross the hwy ... a chp'r pulled up & i thought oh boy ... anudda ticket ... but amazingly he gave me a gentle admonishment & let me finish : } http://www.newsobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article213509939...
by regalringneck
June 10th, 2018, 8:24 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: OMG, she did'nt!
Replies: 51
Views: 27943

Re: OMG, she did'nt!

... evening laddies & ladies, ... per your kind remarks ... syd .. molly ? now where are you ... when aye mose-kneedewe ...? : } haha ... & kiddies thats a big noe : adults only ! Fd. a beautiful blue spex at the top of the mtn this am ... mebbe pixs l8tr meanwhile ... njoy https://www.youtube.com/w...
by regalringneck
June 9th, 2018, 7:53 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: OMG, she did'nt!
Replies: 51
Views: 27943

Re: OMG, she did'nt!

... hmm ... brother jimi .. i think ( & noe) in all of your bile, that somewhere you admited somewhere ... you really didnt know Dr Binckzik (sp ? ) I think he was before your time here ... but you lit your blowtorch nevertheless & joined the pitchforks in denigrating a good soul, a fully competent ...
by regalringneck
June 7th, 2018, 7:03 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: .. owwweee ...
Replies: 2
Views: 5191

Re: .. owwweee ...

...eve'n Jimi & thnx 4 posting that link...intrsting tho tragic. So I was demonstrating the diff. between atrox & scutes w/ what was a stone dead limp mojave, i never handle them beyond tailing if theres any muscle tension ... but thnx goodness the armrest was putting out a good IR signal ... lesson...
by regalringneck
June 7th, 2018, 5:25 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: .. owwweee ...
Replies: 2
Views: 5191

.. owwweee ...

... mess wit da bull, and ewe'r gonna git the horn :p

https://www.kiiitv.com/article/news/loc ... -561750856

i nearly got it from a very limp DoR mojave one night in mexico, it gave the full load into my vehicle's armrest ykes !
by regalringneck
May 30th, 2018, 5:04 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: ... ancient hairy reptile ... oh my
Replies: 3
Views: 5132

... ancient hairy reptile ... oh my

... dat tricky debil b try'n 2 fool us agin ...

https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nat ... 654547002/
by regalringneck
May 27th, 2018, 7:56 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: OMG, she did'nt!
Replies: 51
Views: 27943

Re: OMG, she did'nt!

... bootyful moon out 2nyte ... bats dancing on the twilight w/ the nighthawks ... johnathan ... nyce2hav ewe back ... not sure (despite my soaring IQ & numerous other metrix ...) what exactly does your post postulate, because anyone w/ an actual hi - iq ... understands surely, the inherent bias of ...
by regalringneck
May 24th, 2018, 6:31 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Sexually outperformed by a Garter Snake
Replies: 14
Views: 8486

Re: Sexually outperformed by a Garter Snake

some good stuff there, one of those scenes reminded me of a really gr8t movie "retroactive" ... filmed in the cali desert, but supposed to be west tejas ... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=48HwA55XNYQ 2 very smokin babes to boot & belushi plays his part to the hilt, i'll prolly haf2 watch it again n...
by regalringneck
May 24th, 2018, 6:27 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: First Aid options
Replies: 5
Views: 5813

Re: First Aid options

next chess game im gonna have a coupla queens up my sleeve like ewe prolly did ... & for 1st aid, i go lite w/ a bandana, a belt or bootlaces (tourniquet), & a knife to do a tracheotomy, (if i really love the victim) i used to practice the latter w/ the deer i'd kill w/ my daughter ... none of em ev...
by regalringneck
May 24th, 2018, 6:15 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Field trip destinations around Yuma AZ
Replies: 9
Views: 7445

Re: Field trip destinations around Yuma AZ

Indeed, like most in the bidness, i track the weather pretty closely, our last truly wet winter was 93, tho 96 wasnt too bad, & even more depressing, the last really wet summer in fony phoenix ( 5"+) was 80-frickn 4 (8") ; typical for 2scon. We;re going to look as bleak az yuma pretty soon ... heres...
by regalringneck
May 23rd, 2018, 10:08 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Sexually outperformed by a Garter Snake
Replies: 14
Views: 8486

Re: Sexually outperformed by a Garter Snake

.. hhhmmm ... dude ... now y do i wanna have a bier wit/chew ?

fyne ... suffr thusly ewe salamander ... ewe ...


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cb61AVsx ... CMAqnlb_gY
by regalringneck
May 23rd, 2018, 8:20 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: OMG, she did'nt!
Replies: 51
Views: 27943

Re: OMG, she did & it was good ...

MxC ... i think you get it .. but dont want to perhaps .. see it ... the 30-40% of us ( americans ) who are functionally insane ... & actually BELIEVE IN SANTA CLAUS (& iitoi ... ) scary ... i dont know when evolution will eliminate them ... but i've surmised it wont be in either of our lives ... so...
by regalringneck
May 23rd, 2018, 4:55 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Found a Fox Snake
Replies: 2
Views: 4466

Re: Found a Fox Snake

..gr8t video ... our eastern frengs 4get how cool some of their own critters are to those of us who have mostly or only experienced the west. fox snakes/redrats/racers/greensnakes/ ...& of course indigloes & adamanteus.... are every bit as "cool" as anything west of the 100th meridian. thnx 4 postin...
by regalringneck
May 23rd, 2018, 4:38 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Field trip destinations around Yuma AZ
Replies: 9
Views: 7445

Re: Field trip destinations around Yuma AZ

.. i hear you, its been a terrible spring here in the dry sonoran, i'm not sure i've seen squat despite many hikes n bike trips + nyte hikes ... a few DoR's on the hwy ...even my arroyo transects indicate near nada for tracks...tho i did find a fresh tortuga scat yesterday outside an excellent calic...
by regalringneck
May 23rd, 2018, 4:29 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: First Aid options
Replies: 5
Views: 5813

Re: First Aid options

...how much you gettn 2pimp their juncc ?
by regalringneck
May 23rd, 2018, 4:27 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Sexually outperformed by a Garter Snake
Replies: 14
Views: 8486

Re: Sexually outperformed by a Garter Snake

no argument there mr porter, serpents, like humans are very sensual creatures, & thus we find common ground : } ... now mantids ... eeeks ... but remember we have youth amongst us ... & therefore i suggest we pseudo-adults let them discover biology's magic magnetism in their own time ... & elsewhere...
by regalringneck
May 23rd, 2018, 4:22 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: OMG, she did'nt!
Replies: 51
Views: 27943

Re: OMG, she did'nt!

by regalringneck
May 21st, 2018, 7:44 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: OMG, she did'nt!
Replies: 51
Views: 27943

Re: OMG, she did'nt!

... very profound porter ... i applaud your feeble attempt @ whatever .... i am going to have to seriously ponder your contribution to an otherwise semi-serious discussion ... does derailing an exchange of ideas give you a woody ? ... are you as blonde as donna ? Now sonny crawl back in2 your salama...
by regalringneck
May 21st, 2018, 4:28 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Sexually outperformed by a Garter Snake
Replies: 14
Views: 8486

Re: Sexually outperformed by a Garter Snake

.... 1000 thumbs up 4 that ... : } & fwiw ... u'r a far tuff'r hombre than me drinkin that venom ... i'll buy you a starbucks one day & possibly civilize those demons ... hoo-ah and wheels up : }


edit just 4 you : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oos4ojutOMM
by regalringneck
May 21st, 2018, 4:23 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Field trip destinations around Yuma AZ
Replies: 9
Views: 7445

Re: Field trip destinations around Yuma AZ

... so do we surmise he never went ... or like so many ... left his civility offline &@ home ... jajaja ... & so we aw8te w/ unbaited breath ... the next frengly "request for info" : }

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1s8nRL2bPCU
by regalringneck
May 21st, 2018, 4:15 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Sexually outperformed by a Garter Snake
Replies: 14
Views: 8486

Re: Sexually outperformed by a Garter Snake

... Lou, i'll jusshaf2 take your word 4 it, cuz cute as u are ... i canna take that much of u'r mug ... the blonde now ... thats anudda story : }
Cute kids too ... tale winds bro ... rxr ...
by regalringneck
May 21st, 2018, 3:15 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: OMG, she did'nt!
Replies: 51
Views: 27943

Re: OMG, she did'nt!

... as usual, if 1 can get past the caustic lye ... & it is energy consumptive 2-b sure ... E-squared actually makes a good point, even if (as so often) he missed his actual target ( & confidential 2 ernie, i've tried to tag lats snout ...but like his namesake ... hes 2 danged fast, so i advise ewe ...
by regalringneck
May 21st, 2018, 1:09 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: OMG, she did'nt!
Replies: 51
Views: 27943

Re: OMG, she did'nt!

... just anudda CONservative doin what they've always done best ... CON'n folks, unfortunately, the dummycrats aren't much better ... : { May we all live long enuff to see the demise of both, & a real american peoples party rise from the ashes ... pro environment, pro small business, pro family farm...
by regalringneck
May 18th, 2018, 9:25 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: QUESTION: Does Your State Ban Road Cruising?
Replies: 21
Views: 13506

Re: QUESTION: Does Your State Ban Road Cruising?

.. so it looks like this done got "run over" chris ... fact is ; in any state on a paved public rd. rode croozing is gonna be unreasonable & prudent speed after dark ... specially to a trooper needing to hit his toaster quota ... again ... or mebbe its 2x or thrice .... i suggest ewetok2me b4 you go...
by regalringneck
May 18th, 2018, 9:14 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: A few Rosy Boas from 2010
Replies: 33
Views: 19085

Re: A few Rosy Boas from 2010

Yowser ... helluva accomplishment ... & preciate the snapshot ... : }
by regalringneck
May 18th, 2018, 8:34 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: S. Calif. trip
Replies: 20
Views: 13088

jgunn : S. Calif. trip

Richard, you are such an incredible example of what used to be ( @ least in intellectual circles) typically american grace & class ... essentially european ... b4 the shaved heads & sleeved tats ... made "mad" cool. i am so sad you've had to witness the degeneration ... but you've never stooped (as ...
by regalringneck
April 26th, 2018, 5:40 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Santa Rosalia Rat Snake (Baja Rat)
Replies: 49
Views: 40657

rxr : Santa Rosalia Rat Snake (Baja Rat)

... bouttime 2 saddle up & git our donkeys south of the fronterra ...

... Jimi, i can pick you up @ the phx airport ...

http://guadalupecanyonoasis.com/MapsandDirections.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O0_QSmxKJ8M
by regalringneck
April 20th, 2018, 3:51 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: My best Find of 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 4129

Re: My best Find of 2018 ... wow ... red headed indigloe

... holy smokes, glad one of my underlings sent me to this thread .... the thread title just doesnt convey the content, this should be a 1000 "hit" thread! Whhooeee what an unusual beauty, tho i must confess, i still prefer the redthroats, if the ratios were reversed. May iitoi see that it lives lon...
by regalringneck
April 6th, 2018, 3:18 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Field trip destinations around Yuma AZ
Replies: 9
Views: 7445

Re: Field trip destinations around Yuma AZ

... pyty the foro culture nowadaze is that folks dont share info, ( & rebuke those that do). Tiz also a turnoff to several of us, when folks (w/ few if any contributions) come asking for help, rarely (like never) do they think to "seed" the conversation w/ some pretty pix & info of the areas they ar...
by regalringneck
April 2nd, 2018, 2:53 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: QUESTION: Does Your State Ban Road Cruising?
Replies: 21
Views: 13506

Re: QUESTION: Does Your State Ban Road Cruising? ... ariz

Chris, you may have open a pandoras box w/ this one ... like so many things poikliothermic, Az like to have it both ways, yes its legal & no its not! We have a fair chase "rule" ( rules are commission orders not state statues) & 1 of many states that wildlife may not be taken w/ the aid of a motor v...
by regalringneck
December 7th, 2017, 7:03 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Evolution of Venom and the 'Red Queen Hypothesis'
Replies: 5
Views: 3250

Re: Evolution of Venom and the 'Red Queen Hypothesis'

suggest you use google scholar w/ your keywords, i recall there was work w/ pacific crotes & grnd squirrel venom resistance see: Development of Antisnake Defenses in California Ground Squirrels (Spermophilus Beecheyi): II. Microevolutionary Effects of Relaxed Selection From Rattlesnakes Authors: Ric...
by regalringneck
December 1st, 2017, 6:28 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Aposematism and mimicry
Replies: 22
Views: 7564

Re: Aposematism and mimicry

... Bill, just watched that horrific video of the mutant canid w/ the pit. not what i have seen w/ coyote & pituophis ... perhaps the limits of sample size ... perhaps the artifact created by pups & an empty belly .. but i am very inclined to go w/ the natural rather than the mutant ... my conclusio...
by regalringneck
November 19th, 2017, 3:20 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Reptile & Amphibian Public Opinion Survey--2 WEEKS LEFT!
Replies: 8
Views: 8361

Re: 2017 SWCHR Reptile & Amphibian Public Opinion Survey OPE

indeed there are rarely ideal solutions, everythings a compromise but again megakudoes to you & your team for giving enough of a damn & then rising to actually do something! If you'd like assistance in synthesizing your results to a 1 page abstract for dissemination to the media / agencies & NGO's -...
by regalringneck
November 19th, 2017, 3:09 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Lifer King Cobra
Replies: 23
Views: 10997

Re: Lifer King Cobra

...dittoe on the mega grats & i too saw no problem w/ the dude moving it, other than you were there 1st & asked him not to, but as thin as it was, it looks to me like it myte have been there for awhile & needed a break, steep sided canals trap & kill a lot of different critters worldwide : { KC's ar...
by regalringneck
November 18th, 2017, 5:52 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Arizona Herping Adventure: Part 1
Replies: 9
Views: 5267

Re: Arizona Herping Adventure: Part 1

... ahm not sure any1 "1st'd" elegans-vagrans ... but i will double tap for marcianus (checkered) :p ... very nice camera work, and you hit "triple 7's" walking up a corale, i think ive only done that 3-4 times in 35+ years & 10's of 1000's of days in hab ! Your 1st shot looks much more " madrean su...
by regalringneck
November 17th, 2017, 8:45 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Reptile & Amphibian Public Opinion Survey--2 WEEKS LEFT!
Replies: 8
Views: 8361

Re: 2017 SWCHR Reptile & Amphibian Public Opinion Survey OPE

... well now ... since ewer too smart (or busy) to respond ... i humbly suggest you break your big ? into manageable segments ... like we did in algebra; factor the equation ... fundamentally one survey for the hardcore = we insignificant few (since american public policy only pays lip service to mi...
by regalringneck
November 17th, 2017, 4:50 am
Forum: News
Topic: Reptile & Amphibian Public Opinion Survey--2 WEEKS LEFT!
Replies: 8
Views: 8361

Re: 2017 SWCHR Reptile & Amphibian Public Opinion Survey OPE

... aarrgghh & i wont be doing it again Chris, its too damn long, too many ?'s that dont need to be asked depending on previous answers, too many limited choices ... get some input developing the next one, ... but i applaud your continued hurculean efforts ... rxr ... oxo ... http://gallery."not all...
by regalringneck
November 16th, 2017, 5:08 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Could Pattern Mimicry in Snakes be Misinterpreted?
Replies: 97
Views: 32418

Re: Could Pattern Mimicry in Snakes be Misinterpreted?

EE, you are a human pitbull, but lordy it gets old, attitudes like yourself are why so many other thoughtful folks leave the forum, its Scott's "party", act like a grateful guest, articulate your points w/o having to snap & bite ... please ... otherwise check in w/ your avatar ... whats good advice ...
by regalringneck
November 16th, 2017, 11:03 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Could Pattern Mimicry in Snakes be Misinterpreted?
Replies: 97
Views: 32418

Re: Could Pattern Mimicry in Snakes be Misinterpreted?

M-man, thnx for the info & lynx, i agree with EE, & others, that birds appear to be most terrestrial snakes greatest threats, tho perhaps we miss the cumulative effects of ophidian/mammalian predation ?? It'd be interesting too, how the collared/leopard lizards respond to tricolors as they surely se...
by regalringneck
November 16th, 2017, 8:39 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Could Pattern Mimicry in Snakes be Misinterpreted?
Replies: 97
Views: 32418

Re: Could Pattern Mimicry in Snakes be Misinterpreted?

Intrstyng thread, i'd be curious M-man how you design an experiment to determine what another organism can perceive, how does one control for scent/conditioning/etc/ ?? For an interesting read & a great biblio on this threads primary theme see : Responses of Greater Roadrunners during Attacks on Sym...
by regalringneck
November 14th, 2017, 1:42 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Santa Rosalia Rat Snake (Baja Rat)
Replies: 49
Views: 40657

Re: Santa Rosalia Rat Snake (Baja Rat)

... aye (respectfully) thynk ewe 4got ewer lynx ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ypkv0HeUvTc
by regalringneck
November 14th, 2017, 11:47 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Could Pattern Mimicry in Snakes be Misinterpreted?
Replies: 97
Views: 32418

Re: Could Pattern Mimicry in Snakes be Misinterpreted?

pyty the owl was assisted, i am especially interested in these events where raptors are strangled by their prey, it is very abnormal in nature for predators to attempt to kill dangerous prey unless near starvation, yet we fairly often see or hear of buteos (red tails & red shouldered) near death w/ ...
by regalringneck
November 7th, 2017, 9:20 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Santa Rosalia Rat Snake (Baja Rat)
Replies: 49
Views: 40657

Re: Santa Rosalia Rat Snake (Baja Rat)

... eerr ... daddyis dun w8tyng ... ahma haf2 step it up keep the stick 4ward n catch (noose) dat crinibal boi ... :p

https://www.youtube.com/embed/Y2HKBQMQmbw#t=116
by regalringneck
November 3rd, 2017, 11:32 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Santa Rosalia Rat Snake (Baja Rat)
Replies: 49
Views: 40657

Re: Santa Rosalia Rat Snake (Baja Rat)

.. dangit ... wheres my slimey leetle tadpole when daddy mose kneeds hymm ?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rbm6GXllBiw
by regalringneck
November 1st, 2017, 6:59 pm
Forum: Reading Room
Topic: Values, trust, and cultural backlash in conservation
Replies: 11
Views: 7335

rxr : Values, trust, and cultural backlash in conservation

.. good stuff ... so im going to go a bit more global ... we are a deeply divided country & have been on many if not all issues for a long (long time) , as a young buck : } ... i observe as a european observer ... that the fundamental schism in our america is religion ... religious folks can do anyt...
by regalringneck
November 1st, 2017, 5:31 pm
Forum: News
Topic: State pushes to tighten wild reptile collection rules-Nevada
Replies: 235
Views: 152494

Re: State pushes to tighten wild reptile collection rules-Ne

... guess im on a FH role .. but kelly ... this may be one of the most succinct & insightful posts ive evr seen in this moshpit of what passes for dialogue ... & i appreciate you setting the thesaurus-ophisaurus aside & just stating it as it is ... caveat i havent read any of the previous pages...i ...
by regalringneck
November 1st, 2017, 4:19 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Isla Santa Catalan- Arroyo Name Request Only
Replies: 1
Views: 2071

Re: Isla Santa Catalan- Arroyo Name Request Only

... yoe darin ; lucky you, i am surprised you come here to seek that infoe ... as it doesnt matter what the names of the arroyos are/were, the gps data is all that matters ... yesterdaze arroyo ; "sin agua" .. es mananas; rio de los ranas y los patos ... but the coordinates dont change ... now tell ...