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1 Species ID Suggestions

smetlogik
smetlogik 7 years ago
Black Rat Snake
Elaphe obsoleta Rat Snake


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3 Comments

smetlogik
smetlogik 7 years ago

Hard to tell without a closer photo, but it looks pretty big, so I'm thinking Black Rat Snake.

Maria dB
Maria dB 7 years ago

I would guess that this is a Western rat snake

MrsPbio
MrsPbio 7 years ago

Either a Black Rat Snake or a Black Racer , I imagine. Check the range for those two species. I'm in North Central Florida and we don't have the rat snakes this far south, but we have the racers. You folks are a bit north of us, so I don't know which it is.

Ruby
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Ruby

Cary, North Carolina, USA

Spotted on Jul 6, 2013
Submitted on Jul 9, 2013

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