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western rat snake/ black rat snake

Elaphe obsoleta

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I found this black rat snake laying in the road in the shade.

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western rat snake/ black rat snake
Elaphe obsoleta Black Rat Snake - National Wildlife Federation


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2 Comments

RonaldOrosz
RonaldOrosz 6 years ago

No this snake was found 1 mile of the Chesapeake Bay, eastern Maryland.

Hema
Hema 6 years ago


You mean Western of Maryland? The rat snakes out here are plain in color.
i mean the snakes in California.

RonaldOrosz
Spotted by
RonaldOrosz

Maryland, USA

Spotted on Jun 28, 2014
Submitted on Jun 28, 2014

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