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Black Rat Snake

Pantherophis obsoletus


Black snake is a non-venomous species of Colubridae found in central North America.


They live in a variety of habitats, from rocky hillsides to flat farmland, and are able to survive at wide-ranging elevations


These snakes are very common.

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Ellicott City, Maryland, United States

Spotted on Jan 10, 2021
Submitted on Jan 19, 2021

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