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  • Scientific Names
    • Lampropeltis getula
    • Coluber getulus
    • Coronella getulus
    • Coronella getulus pseudogetulus
    • Lampropeltis catalinensis
    • Lampropeltis getula goini
    • Lampropeltis getula meansi
    • Lampropeltis getulus
    • Lampropeltis getulus brooksi
    • Lampropeltis getulus catalinensis
    • Lampropeltis getulus sticticeps
    • Ophibolus getulus
    • Ophilobus getulus
    • Triaeniopholis arenarius
  • German
    • Ketten-Konigsnatter
    • Ketten-Königsnatter
  • English
    • Common Kingsnake
    • Florida Kingsnake
    • Eastern Kingsnake
  • Spanish
    • Burrila
    • Culebra negra
    • Serpiente real
    • Culebra real

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Recent observations

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What

Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

Observer

lakekoshare

Date

April 26, 2016

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What

Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

Observer

eahincker

Date

March 20, 2016 03:04 PM EDT

Place

Athens, GA (Google, OSM)

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No photos or sounds

What

Eastern King Snake Lampropeltis getula ssp. getula

Observer

sandboa

Date

May 13, 1993 01:30 PM CDT

Description

Lifer eastern Kingsnake.
I found two in about 2 minutes - a large female under black plastic and this juvenile under a piece of carpet. - https://www.herpmapper.org/voucher/6015/full.jpg

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What

Eastern King Snake Lampropeltis getula ssp. getula

Observer

sandboa

Date

June 29, 1994 12:00 AM CDT

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No photos or sounds

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Eastern King Snake Lampropeltis getula ssp. getula

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sandboa

Date

August 13, 1994 08:30 PM CDT

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

Observer

seanbushmd

Date

March 31, 2016 11:51 AM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

On Ironwood Golf Course, Greenville NC

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern King Snake Lampropeltis getula ssp. getula

Observer

tybird99

Date

March 26, 2016 10:34 PM CDT

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What

Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

Observer

croelke

Date

March 20, 2016 11:48 AM CDT

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What

Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

Observer

dwakefield

Date

February 15, 2016

Description

juvenile Florida Kingsnake

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

Observer

dwakefield

Date

January 25, 2016

Description

South Florida "Brooks" King

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

Observer

steviekgold

Date

October 19, 2015 07:38 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

Observer

steviekgold

Date

November 4, 2015 08:58 PM PST
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Description from Wikipedia

Lampropeltis getula (Common names include eastern kingsnake,common kingsnake,chain kingsnake, (more)) is a harmless colubrid species found in the United States and Mexico. It has long been a favorite among collectors. Eight subspecies are currently recognized, including the nominate subspecies described here.

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