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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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moyervides

Date

April 25, 2015 02:13 AM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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cornell306

Date

April 20, 2015 06:07 PM EDT

Description

Black snake with yellow bands

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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croelke

Date

April 8, 2015 04:42 PM CDT

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Eastern Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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gtsalmon

Date

April 3, 2006 05:55 PM CDT

Description

Young adult found under tin in junk yard (no longer there, cleaned up) on Trinity Church Road. With Brian Radenberg and Scott Quint. GTS 375. Later deposited at UT Austin as TNHC 84946.

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Florida Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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taj

Date

November 9, 2014

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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topher9109

Date

October 27, 2014 02:49 PM CDT

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Eastern Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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johnwilliams

Date

April 26, 2011

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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jutin_tanner

Date

October 7, 2014 03:12 PM CDT

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Eastern King Snake Lampropeltis getula ssp. getula

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jrobinson

Date

April 9, 2014 02:13 PM EDT

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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ralange

Date

June 19, 2014 01:51 PM CDT

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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apnep

Date

June 7, 2014 11:32 AM EDT

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Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

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tommcclees

Date

May 19, 2014 02:16 PM EDT

Description

Snake was digging a hole in the mud bank

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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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