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

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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sean19

Date

June 26, 2016 02:08 PM EDT

Description

Found in tall grass

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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bosundawg

Date

May 22, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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brianjones

Date

June 23, 2016 08:37 PM MDT

Description

On Onyx Moon Way, relocated to Coachline Gravel Pit

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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joed

Date

June 21, 2016 05:40 PM EDT

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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johnfones

Date

May 14, 2016 11:52 AM EDT

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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kenwills

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the past

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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bonnieeamick

Date

June 1, 2016 12:17 PM EDT

Description

First one I've seen in the wild! I was really excited!

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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awright

Date

May 25, 2016

Description

Snake photographed and recorded by J. Reid-Ryan.

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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kenwills

Date

the past

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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azoologist

Date

May 20, 2016 02:09 PM PDT

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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janethgarcia4

Date

May 19, 2016 12:22 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Found in Byron, Ca

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Eastern King Snake Lampropeltis getula ssp. getula

Observer

jjmike

Date

April 26, 2016 07:08 PM EDT
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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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