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Gray Ratsnake

Pantherophis spiloides


~92 cm long, dark brown - black snake with very shiny, healthy looking scales and body.


Found basking on a shrub at a limestone outcrop in thick rhododendron/mountain laurel habitat at a mixed species gestation site.


*As this is a species was sharing habitat with a sensitive species, the locality information has been altered to protect this organism.

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maplemoth662 2 years ago

Photo No. 1: is a beautiful photo....

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 2 years ago

Beautiful spotting, Lisa. That is a very handsome snake.

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Tennessee, USA

Spotted on Sep 3, 2017
Submitted on Jan 14, 2018

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