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Southern banded water snake

Nerodia fasciata

Description:

Pretty beige snake with reddish stripes. About 12" long, was swimming.

Habitat:

Was seen in a swampy area swimming around happily

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3 Comments

ChristineRobbins
ChristineRobbins 4 years ago

I had taken video only, so the photos are stills. Hope they help

AshleyT
AshleyT 4 years ago

Agree with water snake, do you have any other photos?

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 4 years ago

Color pattern looks similar to one of the Water Snake species from genus Nerodia. Here is a reference that may help you find the species: http://srelherp.uga.edu/snakes/

ChristineRobbins
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ChristineRobbins

Georgia, USA

Spotted on May 2, 2017
Submitted on May 1, 2017

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