03/31/13 CALL FOR DATA!!! The Short-tail Pythons: Their History, Natural History, Care and Breeding [aka “the blood python book.”]

REQUEST FOR DATA!

Email all questions about DATA and any comments regarding the descriptions below to Tracy at: tbarker@beecreek.net

From Dave and Tracy Barker

This is the information we need for our CALL FOR DATA!!! The Short-tail Pythons: Their History, Natural History, Care and Breeding [aka what everyone is calling the “the blood python book!”] Borneo Python Python breitensteini; Blood Python Python brongersmai; Sumatran Python Python curtus; Mon Python Python kyaiktiyo  

Email all requests for EXCEL data sheets and any questions and comments regarding the data sets requested and descriptions below as well as data to Tracy at: tbarker@beecreek.net 

If you don't have a computer or don't want to put your data on your computer but have copies of data sheets and you want to mail those copies send with your return address to: VPI PO Box 300 Boerne, TX 78006

You may only submit data that is yours. All of those submitting data will be acknowledged in the book. This is the time to get credit for all of your hard work. There will be numerous data charts and individual contributions to these charts will be acknowledged.

 

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NAME

BUSINESS NAME

WEBSITE

EMAIL

PHONE

ADDRESS

SPECIES

CLUTCH NUMBER FOR FEMALE (MEANING 1ST, 2ND ETC)

INCUBATION METHOD (ARTIFICIAL/MATERNAL)

INCUBATION TEMPERATURE (F/C)

CLUTCH SIZE

CLUTCH WEIGHT (G)
 

# FERTILE EGGS IN CLUTCH

EGG WEIGHT SINGLE EGGS (G), GROUPS OF EGGS (# AND G TOTAL)

EGG LENGTH (MM) (LIST OF INDIVIDUAL LENGTHS)
 

EGG DIAMETER (MM) (LIST OF INDIVIDUAL DIAMETERS)
 

HATCHLING WEIGHT (G) (LIST OF INDIVIDUAL WEIGHTS)

HATCHLING LENGTH (CM) (LIST OF INDIVIDUAL LENGTHS)

FEMALE STATUS WC/ORIGIN OR CH/ORIGIN

FEMALE AGE

FEMALE WEIGHT (G)

FEMALE LENGTH (CM)

MALE STATUS WC OR CH

MALE AGE

MALE WEIGHT (G)

MALE LENGTH (CM)

COPULATION DATES

PERIOD BETWEEN LAST OBSERVED COPULATION AND OVULATION

PERIOD BETWEEN OVULATION AND PRELAY SHED

PERIOD BETWEEN PRELAY SHED AND EGG DEPOSITION

PERIOD BETWEEN LAST OBSERVED COPULATION AND EGG DEPOSITION

PERIOD BETWEEN OVULATION AND EGG DEPOSITION

PERIOD BETWEEN EGG DEPOSITION AND HATCHING

CALENDAR PERIOD OF EGG DEPOSITION (EXAMPLE ALL EGGS WERE LAID JAN 3-DECEMBER 15 OF A SINGLE YEAR)

MISC NOTES ON BREEDING, MATERNAL AND ARTIFICIAL INCUBATION ETC.

GROWTH CHARTS (WEIGHT/LENGTH/SHEDS/DATES)

BEHAVIORS

??? SURELY WE HAVE FORGOTTEN THE OBVIOUS, WE AREN'T GETTING ANY YOUNGER, SO PLEASE EMAIL US WHAT THESE ARE!!