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    • ring-necked snakes
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    • Diadophis
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

ring-necked snake Diadophis punctatus

Date

July 29, 2014 12:10 PM PDT

Description

Olive green/gray back with discolored iridescent black patches, top of head is iridescent, bright orange belly and bright orange ring on neck

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What

northern ringneck snake Diadophis punctatus ssp. edwardsii

Observer

tysonlj

Date

June 21, 2014 08:28 AM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

ring-necked snake Diadophis punctatus

Observer

muir

Date

June 28, 2014 05:35 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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Ringneck Snake Diadophis punctatus

Observer

elipena

Date

July 29, 2014

Description

Was found hiding under a rock. Has an orange belly and a black back. Is very tiny. Is about 7 to 6 inches tall. Only one was found in the area.

Photos / Sounds

What

Ringneck Snake Diadophis punctatus

Observer

oliviasarahh

Date

July 29, 2014

Description

Found in the grassy parts of Turtle Ponds at Pepperwood.

Photos / Sounds

What

Ringneck Snake Diadophis punctatus

Observer

louis_williams

Date

July 29, 2014

Description

found under a rock near a pond. when first found, it was all curled up with its bright orange underside showing. then when picked up it was slightly more active and was about 12-18 inches.

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Ringneck Snake Diadophis punctatus

Observer

amandamay

Date

July 29, 2014

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Ringneck Snake Diadophis punctatus

Observer

felix_irwin

Date

July 29, 2014

Description

It was under a rock at a pond full of baby amphibians.

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Ringneck Snake Diadophis punctatus

Observer

mariobird

Date

July 24, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Northern Ringneck Snake Diadophis punctatus ssp. edwardsii

Observer

jimsteamer

Date

July 23, 2014

Description

Northern Ring Snake

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

ring-necked snake Diadophis punctatus

Observer

nvarvel

Date

September 1, 2012

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ringneck Snake Diadophis punctatus

Observer

mytilludie

Date

July 17, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

The ring-necked snake or ringneck snake, Diadophis punctatus, is a species of colubrid snake found throughout much of the United States, central Mexico, and southeastern Canada. Ring-necked snakes are secretive, nocturnal snakes, so are rarely seen during the day time. They are slightly venomous, but their nonaggressive nature and small, rear-facing fangs pose little threat to humans who wish to handle them. They are best known for their unique defense posture of curling up their tails,...

No range data available.