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Worm snake

Carphophis amoenus

Description:

one of N. Am. smallest snakes, maxes out at around 12".

Habitat:

moist woodlands

Notes:

This individual was found along the trail and appeared to have an injury toward its vent. was moving ok when placed back in leaf litter

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MeaganKeefe
Spotted by
MeaganKeefe

Maryland, USA

Spotted on Jun 8, 2012
Submitted on Jun 10, 2012

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