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    • Southern Black Racer
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    • Coluber constrictor priapus

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Recent observations

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Southern Black Racer Coluber constrictor ssp. priapus

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_luke_

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May 27, 2016 04:06 PM CDT

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Southern Black Racer Coluber constrictor ssp. priapus

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canopyphil

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May 26, 2016 12:24 PM EDT

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Southern Black Racer Coluber constrictor ssp. priapus

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cae1

Date

May 25, 2016 01:19 PM EDT

Description

Dead at side of road.

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Southern Black Racer Coluber constrictor ssp. priapus

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wildgyre

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May 25, 2016

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Southern Black Racer Coluber constrictor ssp. priapus

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_luke_

Date

May 19, 2016 10:03 AM CDT

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Southern Black Racer Coluber constrictor ssp. priapus

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kburke

Date

May 22, 2016 03:42 PM EDT

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Southern Black Racer Coluber constrictor ssp. priapus

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howardfox

Date

May 21, 2016 03:23 PM CDT

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Southern Black Racer Coluber constrictor ssp. priapus

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t0sandra

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May 21, 2016 02:10 PM CDT

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Southern Black Racer Coluber constrictor ssp. priapus

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blainemershon

Date

May 21, 2016 01:09 PM CDT

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Southern Black Racer Coluber constrictor ssp. priapus

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luke_pearson

Date

May 12, 2016

Description

DOR. approximately 4 - 4.5' long

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Southern Black Racer Coluber constrictor ssp. priapus

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ahay

Date

May 20, 2016 12:44 PM EDT

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Southern Black Racer Coluber constrictor ssp. priapus

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jjmike

Date

March 21, 2016 01:47 PM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Coluber constrictor priapus, commonly known as the southern black racer, is one of the more common subspecies of nonvenomous Coluber constrictor snakes in the Southeastern United States. The name priapus refers to the proximal spines of the hemipenes being much enlarged into basal hooks, which is characteristic of this subspecies. These snakes are quite active during the day, which increases the chance of sightings. They will eat almost any animal they can overpower, including, rodents, frogs,...

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