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Diamondback Water Snake

Nerodia rhombifer

Description:

Juvenile with well pronounced rectangular blotches on the back and sides. This species has noticeable red/brown eyes that many other water snakes don't have.

Habitat:

Swam right in front of me while I was wading in a swamp, so just reached down and grabbed him. Swamp has a lot of bald cypress in it and is surrounded by oak trees.

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AshleyT
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AshleyT

Texas, USA

Spotted on Apr 18, 2015
Submitted on May 14, 2015

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