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Common Kingsnake

Lampropeltis getula


young snake. Maybe Desert Kingsnake or Common Kingsnake?

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California Kingsnake
Lampropeltis getula californiae California kingsnake

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c_merrylees 6 years ago

This is appears to be a desert kingsnake, lampropeltis getula splendida

luvnature 7 years ago

Well, it's a Common Kingsnake. As to what subspecies, it could be either if this is a baby. The desert type can have babies that look like this. Go read more:

landonq 7 years ago

for the sake of accuracy would it be most prudent to just identify as a common kingsnake (Lampropeltis getula)?

Jack Settle
Jack Settle 7 years ago

According to the Wikipedia link listed, in Arizona, Cali Kings intergrade with Desert Kings and Mexican Black Kings.

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Tucson, Arizona, USA

Spotted on Jun 14, 2013
Submitted on Jun 14, 2013

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