Guessing the Snake Line Up

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Guessing the Snake Line Up

Postby Jen » Sun Aug 29, 2010 4:21 pm

This photo is from Bill Love's Website - http://www.bluechameleon.org
He went on a herping trip and found quite a few DOR. All of these snakes are endemic to the Gulf Coast and New Jersey Regions of the USA. All DOR specimens were collected and sent to the Florida Museum of Natural History. I think it's a beautiful shot. Can you guess the animal, left to right (number 1 - 15?) I've only managed 6 so far :oops:
I'm sure many of you out there can do better?
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1.1.0 Epicrates cenchria cenchria
1.1.0 Corallus hortulanus
1.1.0 Heterodon nasicus
1.1.0 Trimeresurus puniceus
2.2.0 Trimeresurus albolabris
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Re: Guessing the Snake Line Up

Postby Bushviper » Sun Aug 29, 2010 5:28 pm

I know I have about 3 but here goes
1 Water moccasin
2 Red bellied Water snake
3 Eastern Chainmark Kingsnake
4 Grey ratsnake
5 Eastern Diamondback
6 "greenish" ratsnake
7 Copperhead
8 Black kingsnake
9. Patternless pine snake
10 Corn snake
11 Canebrake rattler
12 Queen snake
13 Speckled kingsnake
14. Mud snake
15 Corn snake
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Re: Guessing the Snake Line Up

Postby glencoco » Sun Aug 29, 2010 6:25 pm

1-IDK
2-IDK
3-Kingsnake
4-Grey Ratsnake
5-Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake
6-Yellow Ratsnake
7-Copperhead
8-Kingsnake
9-IDK
10-Red Rat Snake
11-IDK
12-IDK
13-Kingsnake
14-IDK
15-Red Rat Snake
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Re: Guessing the Snake Line Up

Postby WW » Sun Aug 29, 2010 8:36 pm

An attempt....

Agkistrodon piscivorus (cottonmouth)
Nerodia erythrogaster (red-bellied water snake)
Lampropeltis getula (eastern king snake)
Panterhophis spiloides (ex-obsoleta, grey rat snake)
Crotalus adamanteus (eastern diamondback)
Pantherophis alleghaniensis (ex- obsoleta, greenish rat snake)
Agkistrodon contortrix (copperhead)
Lampropeltis getula floridana (Florida king)
Nerodia erythrogaster
Pantherophis guttatus (Corn snake)
Crotalus horridus (Timber/canebrake rattlesnake )
Seminatric pygaeus (Swamp snake)
Lampropeltis getula holbrooki (speckled king)
Coluber constrictor (racer)
Pantehrophis guttatus (corn snake)
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