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Plain-bellied Watersnake

Nerodia erythrogaster

2 Species ID Suggestions

Banded Watersnake
Nerodia fasciata

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outsidegirl0 7 years ago


Jolly Ibañez
Jolly Ibañez 7 years ago

Wow, a snake swimming

Aaron_G 7 years ago

It's a watersnake (Nerodia spp.) but I'm not familiar with all the Gulf Coast varieties. I really like your first photo. :-)

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Louisiana, USA

Spotted on May 18, 2013
Submitted on May 18, 2013

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