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Old 06-21-03, 11:44 PM   #1 (permalink)
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number thins before animal species

whenever i see someone talk about a herp they always have 1.1 or 0.1 or etc. infront of it anyone know what this means??
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Old 06-22-03, 12:00 AM   #2 (permalink)
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1.2.3 = 1 male 2 females and 3 unsexed animals

the first number indicates the males, second number indicates the females and the 3rd number indicates unsexed animals. Make sense?
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Old 06-22-03, 11:38 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Matt is dead on. Itís an old system, was well in use before my time. I have no idea the basis of it, but itís a uniform code the world over.
__________________ 2.2 Crotalus adamanteus. 2.2 Crotalus h. atricaudatus. 2.2 Crotalus h. horridus. 1.1 Agkistrodon p. piscivorus. 1.1 Agkistrodon c. contortrix. 1.1 Agkistrodon c. mokasen. 1.1 Agkistrodon c. laticinctus. 1.1 Agkistrodon c. pictigaster. Agkistrodon c. phaeogaster. 1.2 Sistrurus miliarius barbouri. 1.1 Micrurus fulvius. 0.0.1 Micrurus fulvius tenere
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Old 06-22-03, 04:20 PM   #4 (permalink)
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O OKAY!! thx lol
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