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Snake

Observed: 16th August 2012 By: Medina Valley Centre
P8160001
Description:

We found this snake dead in some grasses beside a footpath but are wondering which species it is?

Identifications
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    Likely ID
    Corn Snake (Pantherophis guttatus)
    Confidence: I'm as sure as I can be.
    ID agreements (): 4 People
    • chrisbrooks
      Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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    • bekalee93bekalee93’s reputation in Amphibians and Reptilesbekalee93’s reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
    • AmadanAmadan’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesAmadan’s reputation in Amphibians and ReptilesAmadan’s reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
    • gramandy
      Kent Wildlife TrustThanet Coast ProjectWildwood Trust
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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Barry I Johnson's picture

Looks like Carolina Cornsnake

Looks like Carolina Cornsnake (American Cornsnakes are also known as Rat Snakes)
Commonly sold in british pet shops and dumped in parks/gardens.