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Date

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Place

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Description

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Observer

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Date

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Observer

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Date

February 28, 2015 01:34 PM PST

Description

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What

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Observer

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Date

February 28, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

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Observer

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Date

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Description

Basking in ornamental bush. Imaged only. GTS 863. UTA DC 7316.

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What

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Observer

gtsalmon

Date

September 25, 2009 12:21 AM CDT

Description

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What

Northern Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. sipedon

Observer

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Date

September 24, 2009 02:01 AM CDT

Description

DOR. Imaged only. GTS 858.

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. sipedon

Observer

gtsalmon

Date

September 24, 2009 02:42 AM CDT

Description

DOR. Imaged only. GTS 859.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Northern Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. sipedon

Observer

gtsalmon

Date

September 24, 2009 02:54 PM CDT

Description

Dicephalic neonate found in a residential yard. GTS 861. VW ABC 015.

Photos / Sounds

What

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Observer

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Date

February 28, 2015

Description

Found this juvenile wedged in between the curb and post of the old obstacle course. He nipped at me for a couple of times and I finally got to feel what a snake bite felt like. It really doesn't hurt and just feels like a paperclip falling down on you skin.

Photos / Sounds

What

Iguanas o garrobos Genus Ctenosaura

Date

February 28, 2015

Description

Laura Uribe, Grupo Vasconcelos. En CancĂșn Quintana Roo.

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Description from Wikipedia

The Squamata, or the scaled reptiles, are the largest recent order of reptiles, comprising all lizards and snakes. With over 9,000 species, it is the second-largest order of vertebrates after the perciform fish. Members of the order are distinguished by their skins, which bear horny scales or shields. They also possess movable quadrate bones, making it possible to move the upper jaw relative to the braincase. This is particularly visible in snakes, which are able to...

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