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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 »

Black Rat Snake (Pantherophis obsoletus) - Wikipedia

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Pantherophis obsoletus – also known as the western rat snake, Texas ratsnake, black rat snake, pilot black snake, or simply black snake – is a nonvenomous ...

Black Rat Snake

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The Black Rat Snake is the largest snake in Virginia, growing up to eight feet long . It is mostly black, with some white showing between its scales. The belly is ...

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

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species photo, range map: SC and GA. color swatch Black rat snake color swatch Gray color swatch Yellow color swatch Integrades. range map: eastern US ...

Black Rat Snake - National Wildlife Federation

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Genus: Elaphe Species: obsoleta obsoleta. Description: Black rat snakes are frequent visitors to suburban backyards, farms and fields. They are the snake ...

Black Rat Snake Information & Facts

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Black Rat Snake Biology: In general, black rat snakes are a medium-sized snake. Their average length is between 40 to 70 inches. The widest point of the ...

Black Rat Snake - Chesapeake Bay Program

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The black rat snake is a non-venomous snake with a long, black body and white belly. It can be found throughout the Chesapeake Bay watershed, from the ...

Rat Snake Facts - Live Science

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Feb 25, 2016 ... Rat snakes are medium-to-large, nonvenomous snakes that kill by constriction. Recent ... Black rat snakes are the largest species of rat snake.

Dealing with Black Snakes Around Your Home or Garden | Today's ...

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We've got two black rat snakes living in our barn, and I recently encountered one of them on a morning walk. This is the only time I've seen them so boldly out in ...

BioKIDS - Kids' Inquiry of Diverse Species, Pantherophis obsoletus ...

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The black rat snake, as the name states, is completely black except for their white chin. Hatchlings of the black rat snake have a pale grey background with black ...