Texas Coralsnake

Micrurus tener

Summary 2

Micrurus tener is a species of venomous elapid snake. It is a relatively common and widespread snake found in the Southern United States and northeastern and central Mexico. There are four subspecies; the nominal subspecies found in both the US and Mexico is commonly known as the Texas coral snake.

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  1. (c) David Barker, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), http://www.inaturalist.org/photos/619576
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Micrurus_tener

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Status Native