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Gray Rat Snake

Pantherophis spiloides or Elaphe obsoleta spiloides

Description:

My friend is trying to an ID a snake that she found in her yard a few feet from her son's sandbox. The pic was taken in McDade, Alabama.

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Gray Rat Snake
Pantherophis spiloides or Elaphe obsoleta spiloides Rat Snake in Alabama


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6 Comments

Bowqueen
Bowqueen 7 years ago

It was killed because my friend did not know what type of snake it was and it was by her son's playscape.

Azura Firdaus W
Azura Firdaus W 8 years ago

wow rat snake

KevinBBabbitt
KevinBBabbitt 8 years ago

Why was it killed?

Bowqueen
Bowqueen 8 years ago

Thanks!

NeilDazet
NeilDazet 8 years ago

Welcome to Project Noah Bowqueen!

Tulinda
Tulinda 8 years ago

Look like an immature black rat snake. Completely harmless.

Bowqueen
Spotted by
Bowqueen

Montgomery, Alabama, USA

Spotted on Jul 15, 2012
Submitted on Jul 15, 2012

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