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Northern Watersnake

Nerodia sipedon

Description:

Water snake



2 species ID suggestions

brown water snake
Nerodia taxispilota Nerodia taxispilota | The Reptile Database
Nerodia sipedon

8 Comments

leslie.f.taylor
leslie.f.taylor 5 years ago

Nerodia sipedon aka midland watersnake.

I just thought I should add that Brown watersnakes have square blotches and this snake does not.

This is not a brown water snake. It is a Nerodia sipedon but has a very abberant pattern. Cool find!

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 5 years ago

I did send you (alstonshop) an e-mail, btw :-)

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 5 years ago

Then please vote :-))

moralcoral
moralcoral 5 years ago

id say looks about right! very common here!

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 5 years ago

Hello. Anyone have an opinion on this species suggestion?

alstonshop
alstonshop 6 years ago

If you can identify this please send me an email at alstonshop@yahoo.com. Thanks.

Alabama, USA

Lat: 34.09, Long: -87.24

Spotted on Aug 20, 2010
Submitted on Oct 5, 2010

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