Classification
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  • French
    • couleuvre agile
  • Scientific Names
    • Coluber constrictor
    • Bascanion constrictor
    • Bascanium anthicum
    • Coluber ortenburgeri
    • Coryphodon constrictor
    • Zamenis constrictor
  • English
    • Racer
  • German
    • Schwarznatter
  • Spanish
    • culebra corredora constrictor

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Recent observations

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What

Racer Coluber constrictor

Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

August 29, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Southern Black Racer Coluber constrictor ssp. priapus

Observer

johnnybirder

Date

December 21, 2007

Photos / Sounds

What

Racer Coluber constrictor

Observer

liapun312

Date

November 15, 2013 12:18 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Northern Black Racer Coluber constrictor ssp. constrictor

Observer

roadkill12345

Date

August 24, 2015 10:51 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Racer Coluber constrictor

Observer

royaltyler

Date

August 22, 2015 03:56 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Yellow-bellied Racer Coluber constrictor ssp. mormon

Observer

elinpierce

Date

August 16, 2015 05:39 PM CDT

Description

This little fellow was long and slender - about the width of a marker pen (1"), and about 2 ft long. When I prevented it from zipping off into the prairie grass, it eventually "stood" up, to have a look at this bully taking the photo. It was happy to be on its way soon after.

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What

Southern Black Racer Coluber constrictor ssp. priapus

Date

August 11, 2015 01:52 PM EDT

Description

Juvenile found in leaf litter

Photos / Sounds

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Western Yellow-bellied Racer Coluber constrictor ssp. mormon

Observer

takeahike

Date

May 31, 2015 02:29 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Southern Black Racer Coluber constrictor ssp. priapus

Observer

jeanloujustine

Date

August 1, 2015 10:42 AM EDT

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What

Yellowbelly Racer Coluber constrictor ssp. flaviventris

Observer

garynewgord

Date

August 15, 2015 08:02 AM CDT

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What

Blue Racer Coluber constrictor ssp. foxii

Observer

lincoln

Date

August 12, 2015 12:02 PM EDT

Description

3.5 ft. Two observed in area

Photos / Sounds

What

Southern Black Racer Coluber constrictor ssp. priapus

Observer

dwakefield

Date

June 20, 2015
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Description from Wikipedia

Coluber constrictor is a species of nonvenomous, colubrid snake, endemic to North America and Central America. Eleven subspecies, including the nominotypical subspecies, are recognized, which as a group are commonly referred to as the eastern racers.

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