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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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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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dwakefield

Date

January 25, 2016

Description

South Florida "Brooks" King

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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steviekgold

Date

October 19, 2015 07:38 PM PDT

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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steviekgold

Date

November 4, 2015 08:58 PM PST

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Eastern King Snake Lampropeltis getula ssp. getula

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stgiery

Date

December 29, 2015 03:12 PM EST

Description

DOR

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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jbaecher

Date

July 23, 2015 09:55 AM EDT

Description

Powell Co. KY

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venomdoc

Date

July 16, 2015 07:26 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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gtsalmon

Date

May 6, 1989

Description

Young adult female collected under boards. With Bart Bruno.

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jplarry

Date

May 23, 2015 05:36 PM EDT

Place

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Description

Speckled Kingsnake (Lampropeltis getula nigra) from Oxford, Mississippi

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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gtsalmon

Date

April 3, 2000

Description

Large adult male (at time of image) found as a juvenile under a fallen plywood road sign in April 2000 by Scott Quint. Retained in live collection until death in 2014. GTS 400.

Shed skin available.

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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catenatus

Date

November 9, 2015 04:20 PM CST

Description

Wise co tx

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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jplarry

Date

April 12, 2015 12:28 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Black Kingsnake (Lampropeltis getula nigra) from Toshimingo, Mississippi

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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thewayfarer21

Date

October 24, 2015

Description

Eastern Kingsnake, D.O.(the side of the) R.

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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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