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Red coachwhip

Masticophis flagellum


36-102". Large, lithe, long-tailed and fast-moving. Generally yellow, tan, brown or gray, or pinkish; essentially patternless or with dark crossbars on neck


Dry, relatively open situations; pine and palmetto flatwoods, rocky hillsides, grassland prairies, desert scrub, thorn forest, and chaparral


Field Guide to Reptiles and Amphibians. National Audubon Society

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Boulder City, Nevada, USA

Spotted on Aug 29, 2013
Submitted on Sep 10, 2013

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