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California King Snake

Lampropeltis getula californiae


I found this 3 and a half foot California King Snake slithering across the trail at the Batiquitos Lagoon in Carlsbad, CA one afternoon.

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Nice find!

Hema 9 years ago

fascinating creature!

KarenP 9 years ago

I agree, Jolly. This snake was on the move pretty quickly. I looked on the trail side to see if I could get some close ups, but he was well hidden.maybe next time.

Thanks Cindy. It's my first Ca King snake sighting. Very cool.

Jolly Ibañez
Jolly Ibañez 9 years ago

Nice snake. A couple of shots more would have been nicer.

Nice one Karen!

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Carlsbad, California, USA

Spotted on Jun 10, 2012
Submitted on Jun 21, 2012

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