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Rat snake - Wikipedia


Rat snakes (or ratsnakes) are members – along with kingsnakes, milk snakes, vine snakes and indigo snakes – of the subfamily Colubrinae of the family ...

Species Profile: Rat Snake (Elaphe [Pantherophis] obsoleta) | SREL ...


Description: Adult rat snakes are typically 3-5 ft (91-152 cm), but large individuals may be more than 6 ft (183 cm) long. The appearance of rat snakes varies ...

Rat Snake - predation pattern, combat dance, bites and videos


Although they prefer rodents, rat snakes will bite humans if cornered. Avoid infection wounds by knowing how to respond to its aggressions knowing its natural ...

Gray Ratsnake | Outdoor Alabama


Black Rat Snake. Gray Rat Snake Photo Credit: J.D. Wilson. Gray Rat Snake Photo by Bill Funderburk. SCIENTIFIC NAME: Pantherophis spiloides. OTHER ...

Western Rat Snake | Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries


25-84 inches. In southern Louisiana and some low areas in central Louisiana: tan or gray with large dark brown or black blotches down the back and a smaller  ...

TN_ratsnake - Snakes of Tennessee


Gray Ratsnake. Pantherophis spiloides. (formerly Elaphe spiloides). Photo by Lisa Powers. Description: COMING SOON. Habitat: Life History: Range: Statewide.

Rat Snake, Pantherophis alleghaniensis - Florida Museum of ...


The UF Herpetology Division's Online Guide to FL Snakes: Eastern Rat Snake, Rat Snake, Chicken Snake, Yellow Rat Snake, Everglades Rat Snake.

Common Rat Snake - Reptiles Magazine


The common rat snake, Elaphe obsolete, is the largest species of North American rat snake. Its range includes most of the eastern United States into southern ...

Gray Rat Snake (Pantherophis spiloides) - Florida Museum of ...


The UF Herpetology Division's Online Guide to FL Snakes: Gray Rat Snake.

Eastern Ratsnake - Maryland Department of Natural Resources

dnr.maryland.gov/wildlife/Pages/plants_wildlife/herps/Squamata.aspx?SnakeName=Eastern Ratsnake

Field Guide to Maryland's Snakes (Order Squamata). Main_Content ... Photo of Adult Eastern Ratsnake courtesy of John White. Size: 42 - 72 inches. Record ...

Common Rat
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia Family: Muridae Genus: Rattus
Species: Rattus rattus
The black rat, also known as the common or house rat, occurs in a great many varieties and races, or subspecies, of which few are actually black, despite the common name. Believed to have come from Southeast Asia, this species spread... More »
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Rat Snake Facts - Live Science


Feb 25, 2016 ... Rat snakes are medium-to-large, nonvenomous snakes that kill by constriction. Recent research has complicated the taxonomic classification ...

Eastern Ratsnake - Virginia Herpetological Society


Vernacular Names: black ratsnake, Alleghany black snake, black chicken snake, black Coluber, black pilot snake, black racer, blue racer, chicken snake, ...

Rat Snake


NC Snake Pictures / Rat Snake. Elaphe obsoleta. Nonvenomous; adult size 42- 103 inches (1,067 to 2,159 mm); common distribution map. Distribution key: ...