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A Novel Form of Behavioral Camouflage in Colubrid Snakes

William G. Ryerson

Copeia 105: 363–367

Supplementary video 1: A small Thamnophis sirtalis exhibiting the head-wobble behavior as it moves through dry grass. Note the movement of the grass in the wind.

Supplementary video 2: An individual Opheodrys vernalis performing a head-wobble crossing a hiking trail. Individual was pursued by the author from a grassy area onto the trail.

Supplementary video 3: The same individual Opheodrys vernalis from Supplementary video 2, continuing to head-wobble even after capture by hand. Note the shrubbery moving with the wind in the background of the video.