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Photo © Benjamin Nate Zalneraitis, all rights reserved
US-FL, US, NA
Public coordinates obscured by 10KM
snake, florida, banded
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Based on the FLMNH snake identification, I was thinking it was a Southern Banded Water Snake, but it doesn't look like any that of which there are pictures.

Posted by bnzalneraitis almost 3 years ago (Flag)
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Water Snakes - Photo (c) Lisa Brown, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
loarie's ID: Water Snakes (Genus Nerodia)

These watersnakes can be hard - its definitely Nerodia and these are the 3 in range

Posted by loarie almost 3 years ago (Flag)
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Water Snakes - Photo (c) Lisa Brown, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
bnzalneraitis's ID: Water Snakes (Genus Nerodia)
Posted by bnzalneraitis almost 3 years ago (Flag)
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Hard to tell with certainty with the resolution, but that *should* be Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, the Florida (banded) watersnake. Definitely not N. taxispilota and really doesn't look like N. floridana. I'd say N. fasciata pictiventris (almost) for sure!

Posted by jansonjones 11 months ago (Flag)
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Water Snakes - Photo (c) Lisa Brown, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
bnzalneraitis's ID: Water Snakes (Genus Nerodia)
Water Snakes - Photo (c) Lisa Brown, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
Community ID: Water Snakes (Genus Nerodia)
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