Classification
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  • English
    • Corn Snake
    • Red Cornsnake
    • Eastern Corn snake
  • Scientific Names
    • Pantherophis guttatus
    • Callopeltis guttatus
    • Coluber carolinianus
    • Coluber compressus
    • Coluber floridanus
    • Coluber guttatus
    • Coluber guttatus sellatus
    • Coluber maculatus
    • Coluber molossus
    • Coluber rosaceus
    • Coryphodon pantherinus
    • Elaphe emoryi emoryi
    • Elaphe emoryi intermontana
    • Elaphe guttata
    • Elaphe guttata guttata
    • Elaphe guttata rosacea
    • Elaphe laeta laeta
    • Elaphis guttatus
    • Pantherophis guttata
    • Pantherophis guttatus guttatus
    • Pituophis guttatus
    • Scotophis guttatus
    • Scotophis laetus
  • German
    • Gew√∂hnliche Kornnatter

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Corn Snake Pantherophis guttatus

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troyhibbitts

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June 29, 2015 12:53 PM EDT

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Corn Snake Pantherophis guttatus

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jfones

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the past

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Corn Snake Pantherophis guttatus

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creatureboy

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June 4, 2015 10:36 PM EDT

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Corn Snake Pantherophis guttatus

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creatureboy

Date

June 1, 2015 09:57 PM EDT

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Description

Adult Corn Snake. DOR.....

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Corn Snake Pantherophis guttatus

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jansonjones

Date

March 19, 2015 09:40 PM EDT

Description

Pantherophis guttatus, the Red rat snake; Miami-Dade county, Florida; 19 March 2015. http://phostracks.com.

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Corn Snake Pantherophis guttatus

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gtsalmon

Date

October 1, 2012 05:33 PM CDT

Description

Red Ratsnake (young adult female) collected as a hatchling in a residential area. Date and time stamp not relevant to the date of collection (2009). Retained in live collection.

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Corn Snake Pantherophis guttatus

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gtsalmon

Date

October 1, 2012 05:26 PM CDT

Description

Red Ratsnake (young adult female) collected as a hatchling in a residential area. Date and time stamp not relevant to the date of collection (2009). Retained in live collection.

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Corn Snake Pantherophis guttatus

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twisniewski

Date

February 14, 2015

Description

My mother found this corn snake at our home in Houston sunbathing on the patio. It was 12pm. about 62 degrees F.

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Corn Snake Pantherophis guttatus

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maura1187

Date

May 6, 2015 10:26 AM EDT

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Corn Snake Pantherophis guttatus

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

March 27, 2015

Description

We watched this snake slither down this tree. What was equally interesting was watching four nearby birds - a pair of Gray Catbird, a Black-throated Blue Warbler, and a Red-bellied Woodpecker - as they, too, watched this spectacle. The Gray Catbirds were raising their wings, vocalizing, and clearly trying to chase this perceived nest robber out of the area. A great moment!

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Corn Snake Pantherophis guttatus

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gtsalmon

Date

April 5, 2003 12:10 PM CST

Description

DOR large juvenile in "the blocks". With L. Bailey and C. Trumbower. Imaged only. GTS 1891.

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Corn Snake Pantherophis guttatus

Observer

gtsalmon

Date

October 26, 2010 01:14 PM CDT

Description

Thin (underweight) adult DOR on Hwy 11. Imaged only.

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Description from Wikipedia

The Red Cornsnake (Pantherophis guttatus), corn snake, or red rat snake, is a North American species of rat snake that subdues its small prey by constriction. The name "corn snake" is a holdover from the days when southern farmers stored harvested ears of corn in a wood frame or log building called a crib. Rats and mice came to the corn crib to feed on the corn, and corn snakes came to feed on the rodents....

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Conservation Summary

    Source: IUCN 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.4. http://www.iucnredlist.org/technical-documents/spatial-data. Downloaded March 2011.