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Western smooth earth snake

Virginia valeriae elegans


Small fossorial brown snake with smooth scales found under a rock


Wooded area with scattered rocks in between a limestone bluff and a swamp lots of fallen logs and leaf litter

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Illinois, USA

Lat: 37.50, Long: -88.67

Spotted on Oct 6, 2012
Submitted on Oct 23, 2012

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