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Photo © lindsay satchell, all rights reserved
Riverwalk Park North Augusta, SC (Google, OSM)
33.4886682338, -81.9866587028
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Description

Small snake in a pond, basking on a stone. Molted skin nearby.

Jun. 16, 2012 20:03:17 -0400
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Looks like an northern watersnake to me.

Posted by muir over 2 years ago (Flag)
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Posted by lindsaysatchell over 2 years ago (Flag)
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It is right at the end of the range of Nerodia sipedon, however the blotches look more like a sipedon than a taxispilota.

Posted by awebster over 2 years ago (Flag)
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Water Snakes - Photo (c) Lisa Brown, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
awebster's ID: Water Snakes (Genus Nerodia)
Posted by awebster over 2 years ago (Flag)
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Water Snakes - Photo (c) Lisa Brown, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
chabeck's ID: Water Snakes (Genus Nerodia)
Posted by chabeck over 2 years ago (Flag)
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Water Snakes - Photo (c) Lisa Brown, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
Community ID: Water Snakes (Genus Nerodia)
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