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Mud Snake

Farancia abacura abacura

Description:

Eastern Mud Snake

Habitat:

High grass at verge of drainage ditch by forest service road.

Notes:

This is a small specimen. I found another one, much heavier and just over 5 feet in length on 16 January 2011 at Marrington Plantation in Goose Creek SC

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3 Comments

JackieHolmesBurns
JackieHolmesBurns 9 years ago

Hi, Paul. I look forward to seeing your photos on here. And always happy to see a mud snake!

CarolSnowMilne
CarolSnowMilne 9 years ago

Oh wow! Such pretty colors!

NeilDazet
NeilDazet 9 years ago

Awesome spotting Paul! There are very few Mud Snake spottings on Project Noah, so thanks for this contribution. I love their ventral coloration.

PaulKalbach
Spotted by
PaulKalbach

South Carolina, USA

Spotted on May 30, 2010
Submitted on Jun 7, 2012

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