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Eastern kingsnake

Lampropeltis getula


Medium-large, slender build snake with a glossy black background color and white, cream or yellowish chainlike pattern. Commonly feeds on other snakes.


Fields, forests, farmland.


Found during annual Under a Low Country Moon Hell Hole Swamp Nature Interpretive Weekend.

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1 Comment

LisaPowers 9 years ago

Beautiful snake!

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South Carolina, USA

Spotted on May 28, 2010
Submitted on Jun 9, 2012

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