Classification
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  • Unknown
    • Ground Snake
  • Scientific Names
    • Sonora semiannulata
    • Homalosoma episcopum
    • Lamprosoma episcopum
    • Sonora bancroftae
    • Sonora episcopa
    • Sonora mosaueri
    • Sonora semiannulata blanchardi
    • Sonora semiannulata gloydi
    • Sonora taylori
  • Spanish
    • Coralillo
    • Culebra de arena
    • Culebra roja
    • Culebra suelera semianillada
  • English
    • Western Groundsnake

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Recent observations

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What

Variable Groundsnake Sonora semiannulata ssp. semiannulata

Observer

andygluesenkamp

Date

June 10, 2016 10:10 PM CDT

Description

DOR ants were busy on it.

Photos / Sounds

What

Variable Groundsnake Sonora semiannulata ssp. semiannulata

Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

June 13, 2016 09:50 PM MST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Groundsnake Sonora semiannulata

Observer

connor22

Date

June 13, 2016 09:40 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Groundsnake Sonora semiannulata

Observer

shelbyfrizzell

Date

June 13, 2016 09:39 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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Western Groundsnake Sonora semiannulata

Observer

bennypoo

Date

June 3, 2016 10:32 PM COT

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Groundsnake Sonora semiannulata

Observer

raindrops

Date

June 3, 2016 10:33 PM COT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Groundsnake Sonora semiannulata

Observer

raindrops

Date

June 4, 2016 12:40 AM COT

Description

DOR

Photos / Sounds

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Western Groundsnake Sonora semiannulata

Observer

dmxter784

Date

April 30, 2016 02:16 PM CDT

Description

With ringneck, under rock

Photos / Sounds

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Western Groundsnake Sonora semiannulata

Observer

troyhibbitts

Date

June 7, 2016 10:00 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Groundsnake Sonora semiannulata

Observer

croelke

Date

June 7, 2016 06:55 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Variable Groundsnake Sonora semiannulata ssp. semiannulata

Observer

leehoy

Date

June 12, 2015 08:27 PM CDT

Description

DOR

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Groundsnake Sonora semiannulata

Observer

herpsofnm

Date

June 3, 2016 11:25 PM CDT

Place

FM 2627 (Google, OSM)

Description

DOR, tail still twitching. Only vehicles in area were other herpers. A maroon or red newer model F150 and either a diesel F250/F350/Excursion had driven by minutes prior.

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Description from Wikipedia

The western ground snake (Sonora semiannulata) is a species of small, harmless colubrid snake endemic to North America. It is sometimes referred to as the common ground snake or variable ground snake as its patterning and coloration can vary widely, even within the same geographic region.

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Conservation Summary

    Source: IUCN 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.4. http://www.iucnredlist.org/technical-documents/spatial-data. Downloaded March 2011.
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