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Spotting

Description:

This is a small snake of approximately 12" in length. It is small in girth; it is probably a young snake.

Habitat:

Seen in dead leaves at the edge of an undeveloped area in the backyard.

Notes:

It was certainly not happy with my presence and communicated that with forceful tongue flickings and body contortions. Is it possibly a Dekay's Brownsnake?

1 Species ID Suggestions

AshleyT
AshleyT 10 years ago
Eastern Garter Snake
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis http://srelherp.uga.edu/snakes/thasir.htm


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ElaineWebb
Spotted by
ElaineWebb

Connecticut, USA

Spotted on May 15, 2014
Submitted on May 16, 2014

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