Classification
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  • Scientific Names
    • Nerodia sipedon
    • Coluber sipedon
    • Natrix sipedon
    • Tropidonotus sepedon
    • Tropidonotus sipedon
  • German
    • Siegel-Ringelnatter, Siegelringnatter
    • Siegel-Ringelnatter
    • Siegelringnatter
  • English
    • Northern Watersnake
  • French
    • couleuvre d'eau

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

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natewondra

Date

June 19, 2016 06:22 PM EDT

Description

About 18 inches long. Beautiful coloration. Slithering around in the shallow water in front of my house where I had observed a large number of tadpoles which may be what attracted the snake

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

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jkudrna

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June 24, 2016 03:40 PM EDT

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Northern Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. sipedon

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patrickallisonjr

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June 25, 2016

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

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realemill

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November 22, 2014 01:28 PM EST

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

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rongrimes

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June 12, 2016 11:53 AM EDT

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

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krosenthal

Date

June 2, 2013 11:29 AM EDT

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

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blueeagle73in

Date

June 24, 2016 10:36 AM EDT

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Northern Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. sipedon

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katetemp

Date

June 25, 2016 12:16 PM EDT

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

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sacagewea2

Date

April 24, 2016

Description

Large dark color with faint brown bands.

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

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jessica32

Date

June 25, 2016 09:54 AM EDT

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(Somewhere...)

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Midland Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. pleuralis

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thomas_belford

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June 24, 2016 09:44 PM CDT

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

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steveo54

Date

June 17, 2016 08:42 AM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The northern water snake (Nerodia sipedon) is a species of large, nonvenomous, common snake in the Colubridae family that is native to North America.

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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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