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Dusty Hognose Snake

Heterodon gloydi

Description:

Juvenile snake approximately 6 inches long, light colored body with dark brown blothches and upturned snout.

Habitat:

Found on the crawl in sand prairie habitat.

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13 Comments

LisaPowers
LisaPowers 3 years ago

Thank you all for the kind words and lovely comments!

Congratulations Lisa!

flowntheloop
flowntheloop 3 years ago

Very pretty! And congrats!

Congrats again Lisa,on tghe well deserved SOTD

MelindaKiser
MelindaKiser 3 years ago

Congrats, Lisa!

Jim Nelson
Jim Nelson 3 years ago

Nice job with this spotting, Lisa!

Felix Fleck
Felix Fleck 3 years ago

Very nice! Congrats.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 3 years ago

Congrats Lisa

staccyh
staccyh 3 years ago

Congrats, lovely pics!

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 3 years ago

Congratulations Lisa, this beautiful series is our Spotting of the Day!

"Check out this beautiful Dusty Hognose Snake (Heterodon gloydi), our Spotting of the Day! Heterodon is a genus of harmless colubrid snakes found in North America. They are commonly known as hognose snake because of their most distinctive feature: an upturned snout, clearly visible in this shot. Due to their appearance and impressive defensive display, hognose snakes are unfortunately often mistaken for venomous species and killed".

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Beautiful series,congrats and thanks for sharing

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 3 years ago

Beauty Lisa! Love both the detailed and habitat shots :-)

Brian38
Brian38 3 years ago

Great series Lisa!

LisaPowers
Spotted by
LisaPowers

Missouri, USA

Spotted on May 26, 2017
Submitted on Jul 5, 2017

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