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Sonoran Coralsnake (Micruroides euryxanthus)

Observer

ryanurbanek

Date

August 2022

Description

Milk Snake

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Western Yellow-bellied Racer (Coluber constrictor ssp. mormon)

Observer

phylogenomics

Date

May 30, 2020 04:51 PM PDT

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Basilisk Rattlesnake (Crotalus basiliscus)

Observer

karlohawkman33

Date

May 17, 2018 11:56 PM -05

Description

A orillas de la carretera de la carretera Amiliano Zapata a Careyes a las 0840 horas de la mañana.

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Eastern Copperhead (Agkistrodon contortrix)

Observer

whatch11

Date

May 2021

Place

Private

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Great Basin Rattlesnake (Crotalus oreganus ssp. lutosus)

Observer

wasatch_hunter

Date

July 2016

Place

Utah, US (Google, OSM)

Description

Road cruised. Patternless, sub adult male.

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Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake (Crotalus adamanteus)

Observer

fredturt43

Date

December 2017

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Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake (Crotalus adamanteus)

Observer

torreya_trekker

Description

"Diamondless" aberrant individual, seen moving through property, and vanished into an armadillo burrow.

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Brahminy Blindsnake (Indotyphlops braminus)

Observer

cosmophasis

Date

August 2020

Place

Missing Location

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Northern Pacific Rattlesnake (Crotalus oreganus ssp. oreganus)

Observer

dustdevil

Date

May 27, 2018 12:35 PM PDT

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Ring-necked Snake (Diadophis punctatus)

Observer

kaptainkory

Date

October 4, 2014 09:10 PM CDT

Description

Captured by a local couple in their garden. I only know locality as vic. Elkins.

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Buttermilk Racer (Coluber constrictor ssp. anthicus)

Observer

johnwilliams

Date

April 2006

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

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What

San Bernardino Ringneck Snake (Diadophis punctatus ssp. modestus)

Observer

pinesnake

Date

March 2020

Description

Amazing morph

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What

Southwestern Speckled Rattlesnake (Crotalus pyrrhus)

Observer

leptonia

Date

March 28, 2017 05:09 PM PDT

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What

Coast Mountain Kingsnake (Lampropeltis multifasciata)

Observer

jorgehvaldez

Date

May 2019

Description

Lampropeltis herrerae

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What

Russell's Viper (Daboia russelii)

Observer

prathamesh2

Date

August 7, 2020 11:15 AM IST

Description

Double headed Russell's viper highly venomous

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What

Eastern Mudsnake (Farancia abacura ssp. abacura)

Observer

helloimmax

Date

May 2022

Description

Found this lil one which I have never seen a color morph like this for a Mud snake. I determined it to be one based off the visual/physical features such as the “tail spine”, pattern, head/eye shape, as well as a divided anal plate.

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Southern Ringneck Snake (Diadophis punctatus ssp. punctatus)

Observer

noaboa

Date

August 22, 2020 08:53 AM EDT

Description

Albino!!!!! Rescued from my parents’ swimming pool.

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Northern Cottonmouth (Agkistrodon piscivorus)

Observer

wildlandblogger

Date

April 2019

Place

Private

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What

Common Blunt-headed Tree Snake (Imantodes cenchoa)

Date

January 24, 2019 11:39 PM EST

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Western Coachwhip (Masticophis flagellum ssp. testaceus)

Observer

mlgray12

Date

May 1, 2017 03:36 PM CDT

Description

Western Coachwhip that showed up close to my water drip estimate snake close to 4 feet in length

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What

Coastal Rosy Boa (Lichanura orcutti)

Observer

jongraehl

Date

May 2020

Description

Very docile snake.

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What

Western Diamond-backed Rattlesnake (Crotalus atrox)

Observer

mykeclarkson

Date

August 11, 2020 08:25 AM MDT

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New Mexico Ridgenose Rattlesnake (Crotalus willardi ssp. obscurus)

Observer

ptexis

Date

April 1987

Description

This is the first known specimen of ridgenose rattlesnake from the Peloncillo Mtns. This snake was given to me by NM Game and Fish, as I was studying obscurus on a grant from them at the time. This was a gravid female that delivered six offspring some months after capture.

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Short-tailed Snake (Lampropeltis extenuata)

Observer

bobzappalorti

Date

December 2008

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What

Alligator Snapping Turtle (Macrochelys temminckii)

Observer

groverbrown

Date

March 2018

Description

60 lb male from S. Mississippi, part of another graduate students PhD project. I never tire of these turtles, and I never lose my sense of awe.

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What

American Bullfrog (Lithobates catesbeianus)

Observer

tysmith

Date

March 2020

Description

Finally, something that gets me excited about Bullfrogs again...

I stopped for a Spring Peeper, and then noticed a yellow object with a red reflection, a ways down the road. I assumed it was some trash, and then realized as I got closer that reflection was an eye shine.

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San Diego Alligator Lizard (Elgaria multicarinata ssp. webbii)

Observer

dadakidsfamily

Date

March 29, 2021 02:56 PM PDT

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San Diego Alligator Lizard (Elgaria multicarinata ssp. webbii)

Observer

mickeylong

Date

July 21, 2018 11:55 AM PDT

Description

One in campground crawling up in lower shrub branches. The most red I ever recall seeing on this species. Canyon Live Oak and Ponderosa Pine habitat. Elev. ca. 5700 ft.

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Black Pine Snake (Pituophis melanoleucus ssp. lodingi)

Place

Private

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What

Gopher Snake (Pituophis catenifer)

Observer

amzapp

Date

April 29, 2018 11:03 AM CDT

Description

No words. Just shock and awe. Rabbit captured at 10:54am and fully consumed by snake by 11:28am. 34 minutes.

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Eastern Hognose Snake (Heterodon platirhinos)

Observer

mattbuckingham

Date

October 2015

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

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What

Rainbow Snake (Farancia erytrogramma ssp. erytrogramma)

Observer

joshl

Date

January 2019

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What

California King Snake (Lampropeltis californiae)

Observer

fundad

Date

January 2011

Place

Private

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What

Mohave Shovel-Nosed Snake (Chionactis occipitalis)

Observer

fundad

Date

February 2011

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What

Florida Watersnake (Nerodia fasciata ssp. pictiventris)

Observer

jmorton

Date

September 14, 2003 10:53 AM PDT

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What

Southern Rubber Boa (Charina umbratica)

Observer

fundad

Date

April 2001

Description

All found together

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Gray-banded Kingsnake (Lampropeltis alterna)

Observer

herpsofnm

Date

June 2004

Description

Photo taken from my record on NAHerp.com

Specimen found during 2nd year survey (2004) for the Herpetological Inventory of the Chihuahuan Desert National Parks. It was the only alterna found within any of the surveyed parks. Specimen deposited within the MSB per survey protocol.

https://irma.nps.gov/DataStore/DownloadFile/439721

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Javan Tubercle Snake (Xenodermus javanicus)

Observer

gerraldkevin

Date

November 2021

Place

Private

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What

California King Snake (Lampropeltis californiae)

Observer

sulavanderplank

Date

November 11, 2018 09:02 PM PST

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California King Snake (Lampropeltis californiae)

Observer

snakeinmypocket

Date

February 1, 1981 04:27 PM PST

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California King Snake (Lampropeltis californiae)

Observer

fundad

Date

April 2000

Description

Habitat Preserved but disked continuously.

This entry is for the upper middle kingsnake (light brown and Yellow) All three were found within 30 yrds of each other.

The other two kings in the photo have their own observation (entries)

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California King Snake (Lampropeltis californiae)

Observer

apatten

Date

May 2017

Place

Private

Description

Beautiful leucistic Cal King found while road cruising in the Mojave! This lavender morph is common in the pet trade but rare to find out in the wild. It was very far from human habitation so it is definitely not an escaped captive bred snake.

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California King Snake (Lampropeltis californiae)

Observer

fundad

Date

March 2011

Description

Newporter Morph, With tremendous Yellow.

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California King Snake (Lampropeltis californiae)

Observer

fundad

Date

March 2011

Description

Habitat plowed after observation.

Long Beach/Newport Barred Morph

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Colorado Desert Shovelnose Snake (Chionactis annulata ssp. annulata)

Observer

dfong16

Date

July 2017

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What

San Francisco Garter Snake (Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. tetrataenia)

Observer

fundad

Date

November 2010

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What

Desert Rosy Boa (Lichanura trivirgata)

Observer

fundad

Date

May 2010

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Western Yellow-bellied Racer (Coluber constrictor ssp. mormon)

Observer

danhdurso

Date

July 23, 2020 06:10 PM PDT

Description

First I have seen in So Calif! They were
Common in contra costa county but not here.

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Baja California Coachwhip (Masticophis fuliginosus)

Observer

harleywife

Date

May 2020

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What

Blainville's Horned Lizard (Phrynosoma blainvillii)

Observer

gheaton

Date

February 2022

Description

Big adult, and very early in the year for it to be active. First one I've seen in almost two years!

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Coast Mountain Kingsnake (Lampropeltis multifasciata)

Observer

gheaton

Date

April 2022

Description

Finally found one! Air temp about 55F, found under a rock

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Sandstone Night Lizard (Xantusia gracilis)

Observer

gheaton

Date

May 2022

Description

1 of 4 individuals seen. Air temperatures between 90-100F. This one was observed 5 different times 10-20 minutes across this night. Every time we came back, it would be back out on the rock before retreating under the lights.

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Burmese Python (Python bivittatus)

Observer

mike_rochford

Date

November 11, 2009

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What

Giant Rain Frog (Breviceps gibbosus)

Observer

ockertvs

Date

September 2, 2019 11:26 AM SAST

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What

Panamint Alligator Lizard (Elgaria panamintina)

Observer

flaxington

Date

June 2003

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What

Coastal Rosy Boa (Lichanura orcutti)

Observer

ringtail

Date

June 6, 2021 11:35 AM PDT

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What

Sandstone Night Lizard (Xantusia gracilis)

Observer

bridgetspencer

Date

May 2022

Description

Four seen. With gheaton and silversea_starsong. I think James first spotted this one.

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Blue Shark (Prionace glauca)

Observer

paulomartins

Date

July 24, 2020 06:55 PM BST

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What

Colorado Desert Shovelnose Snake (Chionactis annulata ssp. annulata)

Observer

bridgetspencer

Date

April 23, 2022 08:37 PM PDT

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What

California King Snake (Lampropeltis californiae)

Observer

samwise5

Date

June 11, 2021 07:20 PM UTC

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What

Gray Buckeye (Junonia grisea)

Observer

freeasabird289

Date

April 23, 2022 12:38 PM PDT

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What

San Diego Banded Gecko (Coleonyx variegatus ssp. abbotti)

Observer

flaxington

Date

March 2014

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What

Baja California Night Lizard (Xantusia wigginsi)

Observer

flaxington

Date

March 2011

Description

Xantusia wigginsi complex, Xantusia (Yucca Valley).*

LEAVITT, D.H., R.L. BEZY, K.A. CRANDALL, AND J.W. SITES JR. 2007. Multi-locus DNA sequence data reveal a history of deep cryptic vicariance and habitat-driven convergence in the Desert Night Lizard, Xantusia vigilis species complex (Squamata: Xantusiidae). Molecular Ecology 16:4455–4481.

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Southern Rubber Boa (Charina umbratica)

Observer

flaxington

Date

May 2004

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What

Desert Banded Gecko (Coleonyx variegatus ssp. variegatus)

Observer

mikecong

Date

August 18, 2011 09:43 PM CDT

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Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia)

Observer

geococcyx

Date

March 17, 2016 09:16 PM PDT

Description

Melanistic Song Sparrow. Singing male, ID'ed as Song Sparrow by song, and similar face pattern (visible in photo though muted due to melanism). The bird was also associating with a standard-issue SOSP, possibly a mate.

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Long-tailed Weasel (Neogale frenata)

Observer

bubba2005

Date

April 29, 2019 03:59 PM EDT

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Electra Buckmoth (Hemileuca electra)

Observer

docent

Date

September 27, 2018 04:00 PM PDT

Description

Observed on Sagebrush (Artemisia californica).

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What

Ceanothus Silk Moth (Hyalophora euryalus)

Observer

roadkill

Date

March 2015

Description

Found inside garage, due to its large size and while in flight, we initially thought it was a bat.

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Sandstone Night Lizard (Xantusia gracilis)

Observer

flaxington

Date

April 2003

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What

Cope's Leopard Lizard (Gambelia copeii)

Observer

jqrichmond

Date

August 2021

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What

Barefoot Banded Gecko (Coleonyx switaki)

Observer

naturenate

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What

Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak (Strymon istapa)

Observer

bdaniels

Date

October 5, 2014

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Red Swamp Crayfish (Procambarus clarkii)

Observer

bdaniels

Date

January 1, 2014

Description

During a high tide.

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Long-tailed Skipper (Urbanus proteus)

Observer

kraftpaper

Date

May 9, 2020 12:20 PM PDT

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What

Zebra Longwing (Heliconius charithonia)

Observer

rkharwood

Date

July 2020

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What

Yucca Giant-Skipper (Megathymus yuccae)

Observer

larry-heronema

Date

April 6, 2019 10:43 AM PDT

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What

Yucca Giant-Skipper (Megathymus yuccae)

Observer

larry-heronema

Date

April 6, 2019 10:33 AM PDT

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What

Silver-spotted Skipper (Epargyreus clarus)

Observer

guyincognito

Date

May 30, 2021 11:32 AM PDT

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What

Coastal Green Hairstreak (Callophrys viridis)

Observer

js_young

Date

March 28, 2018 10:56 AM PDT

Description

saw 5 individuals. sunny warm day

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What

Peninsular Leaf-toed Gecko (Phyllodactylus nocticolus)

Observer

naturenate

Date

May 22, 2017 09:50 PM PDT

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What

Temblor Legless Lizard (Anniella alexanderae)

Observer

mike_rochford

Date

March 2017

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What

Panamint Alligator Lizard (Elgaria panamintina)

Observer

flaxington

Date

June 2006

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What

Yellow-bellied Sea Snake (Hydrophis platurus)

Observer

natureinla

Date

October 15, 2015 06:00 PM PDT

Description

Observation and photo by Anna Iker, sent to NHM via Instagram, #natureinla.

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Sierra Night Lizard (Xantusia sierrae)

Observer

mike_rochford

Date

February 2012

Description

Found in 2012

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What

Barefoot Banded Gecko (Coleonyx switaki)

Observer

naturenate

Date

March 2020

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Baja California Night Lizard (Xantusia wigginsi)

Observer

flaxington

Date

March 2003

Description

Xantusia wigginsi complex, Xantusia (San Jacinto).*

LEAVITT, D.H., R.L. BEZY, K.A. CRANDALL, AND J.W. SITES JR. 2007. Multi-locus DNA sequence data reveal a history of deep cryptic vicariance and habitat-driven convergence in the Desert Night Lizard, Xantusia vigilis species complex (Squamata: Xantusiidae). Molecular Ecology 16:4455–4481.