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    • Opheodrys
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Recent observations

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What

Rough Green Snake Opheodrys aestivus

Observer

gtsalmon

Date

June 6, 2012 08:38 AM CDT

Description

DOR on Hwy 46. Imaged only. GTS 1280.

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Rough Green Snake Opheodrys aestivus

Observer

npollock66

Date

August 3, 2011

Photos / Sounds

What

rough green snake Opheodrys aestivus

Observer

sambiology

Date

February 13, 2015

Description

I believe it is the rough green snake based on...

1. location in the shrub
2. relatively small size
3. we see a LOT of these rough green snakes at this park

Photos / Sounds

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What

Rough Green Snake Opheodrys aestivus

Observer

fw_tom

Date

November 5, 2007

Photos / Sounds

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What

Rough Green Snake Opheodrys aestivus

Observer

jameswbeck

Date

October 7, 2008

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What

Smooth Greensnake Opheodrys vernalis

Date

June 12, 2014

Description

Feeding on a cricket

Photos / Sounds

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What

Rough Green Snake Opheodrys aestivus

Observer

captainconfley

Date

October 6, 2014 05:56 PM CDT

Description

Found dead on a dirt path at the Southmost Nature Preserve.

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What

Rough Green Snake Opheodrys aestivus

Observer

markg

Date

January 3, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Smooth Greensnake Opheodrys vernalis

Observer

pete_woods

Date

June 23, 2011 11:07 AM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Rough Green Snake Opheodrys aestivus

Observer

tweedledee

Date

December 26, 2008 11:48 AM CST

Description

Brief description of what you observed

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What

Rough Green Snake Opheodrys aestivus

Observer

tweedledee

Date

December 26, 2008 11:47 AM CST

Description

Pencil thin, bright green elegant snake. Fairly tame

Photos / Sounds

What

Rough Green Snake Opheodrys aestivus

Observer

gtsalmon

Date

May 20, 2012 09:38 AM CDT

Description

AOR adult (as found) on FM 2523. Imaged only. GTS 1238 (Salmon and Mimikos). See close-up image.

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Description from Wikipedia

Opheodrys is a genus of small to medium-sized colubrid snakes commonly referred to as green snakes. In North America the genus consists of two distinct species. As their common names imply, the Rough Green Snake has keeled dorsal scales, whereas the Smooth Green Snake has smooth dorsal scales.

No range data available.