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Copperhead

Agkistrodon contortrix

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Copperhead Snake
Agkistrodon contortrix Agkistrodon contortrix


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Aaron_G
Aaron_G 8 years ago

Scientific name added.

Aaron_G
Aaron_G 8 years ago

Hi there. Since you know the identity of your organism, please go ahead and fill in the scientific name field. This allows the spotting to fully enter the database and become complete, letting groups and individuals use the data and find your spotting. It also takes the spotting off the "unidentified" list. Thank you!

Here's a great Project Noah blog entry that explains the spotting process:
http://blog.projectnoah.org/post/2870249...

motamedd
motamedd 8 years ago

Snake was not a pet, but as a part of a STEM science field trip exibit it was brought to this spot in a container.

Cammie C. Jeffries
Cammie C. Jeffries 8 years ago

Look at those eyes watching you! I remember coming across one of these as a kid here in Oklahoma. I was walking the creek barefoot; thankfully it was a small one. Lol

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 8 years ago

Beautiful snake. Is this snake someone's pet?

motamedd
Spotted by
motamedd

Patuxent River NAS, Maryland, USA

Spotted on Jun 5, 2012
Submitted on Jun 5, 2012

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