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brown blue racer from wisconsin

Post by muskiemagnet » June 24th, 2013, 2:37 pm

neat snake.

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Re: brown blue racer from wisconsin

Post by justinm » June 24th, 2013, 2:46 pm

I agree this is a neat looking racer. Cool find, thanks for sharing it.

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Re: brown blue racer from wisconsin

Post by muskiemagnet » June 24th, 2013, 2:59 pm

makes one wonder how close Opheodrys is to Coluber. this is actually a green snake. just messing with y'all.

sorry justin. you bit.

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Re: brown blue racer from wisconsin

Post by justinm » June 24th, 2013, 6:31 pm

I swear I thought it was a Green Snake! I was like well I guess it could be a racer, I've never seen one like that but it doesn't mean they don't exist. I figured you knew the difference... I guess you got me... It wasn't close enough for me to see head scales and disagree, but I honestly did scrutinize the picture.

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Re: brown blue racer from wisconsin

Post by Knightkrawler5 » June 24th, 2013, 11:07 pm

Trash herp

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Post by Don Becker » June 25th, 2013, 4:53 am

Knightkrawler5 wrote:Trash herp
Don't knock down what other people enjoy.

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Re: brown blue racer from wisconsin

Post by Jon Wedow » June 25th, 2013, 9:41 am

If you look past the tiny weeds it looks just like a racer or even a central american coachwhip, except for the large scales I guess. Down in Panama the coachwhips are tan coloured just like that. I have always wanted to see a Smooth Green of this color phase in Ontario but as far as I can tell they aren't here.

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Re: brown blue racer from wisconsin

Post by Kelly Mc » June 25th, 2013, 11:28 am

Knightkrawler5 wrote:Trash herp

What does this even mean? This is an oxymoron.

There are no trash herps only vacuous avatars.

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Re: brown blue racer from wisconsin

Post by Tim Borski » June 25th, 2013, 1:06 pm

It's one of them tan Mambas from WI's interior.


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Re: brown blue racer from wisconsin

Post by muskiemagnet » June 25th, 2013, 1:20 pm

Knightkrawler5 wrote:Trash herp
so are all those silly nerodia you waste your time with. :D :D :D

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Re: brown blue racer from wisconsin

Post by muskiemagnet » June 25th, 2013, 1:21 pm

psyon wrote:
Knightkrawler5 wrote:Trash herp
Don't knock down what other people enjoy.
don, stu is a great friend of mine. he's just messin with me.

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Re: brown blue racer from wisconsin

Post by muskiemagnet » June 25th, 2013, 1:24 pm

Tim Borski wrote:It's one of them tan Mambas from WI's interior.

tim, this one was darker than the ones you have gotten at that one spot. it was more brown than tan. slight olive color but more brown. north central marinette county.

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Re: brown blue racer from wisconsin

Post by muskiemagnet » June 25th, 2013, 1:29 pm

Jon Wedow wrote:If you look past the tiny weeds it looks just like a racer or even a central american coachwhip, except for the large scales I guess. Down in Panama the coachwhips are tan coloured just like that. I have always wanted to see a Smooth Green of this color phase in Ontario but as far as I can tell they aren't here.
it is cool how similar but yet different they are. they both hunt by eyesight but yet have different prey items. i'm sure due to their size. this particular snake rattled it's tail in a rolling pigmy-type fashion. first time seeing this.

hell, let's just do a DNA analysis and start a giant controversy on taxonomy. :lol: :lol: :lol:

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Re: brown blue racer from wisconsin

Post by Chris Smith » June 25th, 2013, 4:20 pm

Great trick!

Here is another brown greensnake:
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JK, it is a brown racer.... :crazyeyes:

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