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  • English
    • Bull Snake
    • Bullsnake
  • Scientific Names
    • Pituophis catenifer sayi
    • Coronella sayi
    • Ophibolus sayi
    • Pituophis melanoleucus
    • Pituophis melanoleucus sayi
    • Pituophis sayi sayi
  • French
    • couleuvre à nez mince des Prairies

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Bullsnake Pituophis catenifer ssp. sayi

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skystevens

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June 28, 2016 03:12 PM CDT

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Bullsnake Pituophis catenifer ssp. sayi

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langaha

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June 3, 2016 08:43 PM CDT

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Bullsnake Pituophis catenifer ssp. sayi

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cmiller0

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June 7, 2015 12:42 PM MDT

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Bullsnake everyone was convinced was a rattler

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Bullsnake Pituophis catenifer ssp. sayi

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mmski303

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June 20, 2016 03:55 PM MDT

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Bullsnake Pituophis catenifer ssp. sayi

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fatbaldguy21

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May 23, 2014 01:27 PM CDT

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Bullsnake Pituophis catenifer ssp. sayi

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bsku

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June 8, 2016 09:34 PM CDT

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Bullsnake Pituophis catenifer ssp. sayi

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fatbaldguy21

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May 26, 2016 06:21 PM CDT

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This big fella was hanging out in the driveway of my work. He has beautiful markings and looks to be well fed.

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Bullsnake Pituophis catenifer ssp. sayi

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wild4lower

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June 22, 2016

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Bullsnake Pituophis catenifer ssp. sayi

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ptexis

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May 7, 1983

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Bullsnake Pituophis catenifer ssp. sayi

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ptexis

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June 22, 1979

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Bullsnake Pituophis catenifer ssp. sayi

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greglasley

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June 15, 2016

Description

This medium sized bullsnake was in the middle of the road with traffic approaching. I caught the snake, we examined it and took a few shots in hand and back on the road (the bullsnake hissing all the while, but it never attempted to bite), then released it well away from the road.

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Bullsnake Pituophis catenifer ssp. sayi

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herpsofnm

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June 2, 2015 11:43 PM CDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The bullsnake (Pituophis catenifer sayi) is a large nonvenomous colubrid snake endemic to the central United States, northern Mexico, and southwestern Canada. It is currently considered a subspecies of the gopher snake (Pituophis catenifer).

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Conservation Summary

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