Classification
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All Names

  • English
    • Common King Snake
    • Common Kingsnake
    • Florida Kingsnake
    • Eastern Kingsnake
  • 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
  • Spanish
    • Burrila
    • Culebra negra
    • Serpiente real
    • Culebra real

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Observer

kclarksdnhmorg

Date

August 11, 2016 07:06 PM HST

Place

Sonora, MX (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

kclarksdnhmorg

Date

August 14, 2016 09:10 AM HST

Place

Sonora, MX (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

August 5, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

Observer

wildlife4327

Date

March 22, 2012 03:46 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

Observer

timothy12

Date

June 3, 2016 09:14 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

Observer

andyjones

Date

April 28, 2015 11:21 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

Observer

matthewkennedy

Date

July 25, 2016 02:20 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern King Snake Lampropeltis getula ssp. getula

Observer

sd_batboy

Date

May 21, 2016 05:05 PM PDT

Description

There are 2 snakes pictured- one is a striped San Diego Kingsnake, the other (banded) appears to be an Eastern Kingsnake.

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern King Snake Lampropeltis getula ssp. getula

Observer

daniel_folds

Date

May 13, 2016 04:45 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

Observer

sean19

Date

June 26, 2016 02:08 PM EDT

Description

Found in tall grass

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

Observer

bosundawg

Date

May 22, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

Observer

brianjones

Date

June 23, 2016 08:37 PM MDT

Description

On Onyx Moon Way, relocated to Coachline Gravel Pit

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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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