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Chilean Green Racer

Philodryas chamissonis


This species is endemic to Chile and has a large distribution. Usually, it is grey, with black and white longitudinal stripes on the body. It is a medium-sized snake, which usually reaches 1.4 m in total length.


It is rarely found, but its bite is painful and swells!

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Ovalle, IV Región de Coquimbo, Chile

Spotted on Jul 10, 2012
Submitted on Jul 10, 2012

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