Need help with a snake ID please...

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BE2001
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Need help with a snake ID please...

Post by BE2001 » August 5th, 2017, 5:43 pm

Found this little guy in my swimming pool. I live in central South Carolina. I live very close to a wetland area. Any help with an ID would be helpful. Thanks
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Here is a closer pic in the bottom of a 5 gallon bucket.
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Here it is in the pool near a light.

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RCampbell
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Location: wherever poikilotherms can be found

Re: Need help with a snake ID please...

Post by RCampbell » August 5th, 2017, 6:08 pm

Looks like a young Banded Watersnake (Nerodia fasciata)

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Ronquillo08
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Location: Western Washington (Not Seattle)

Re: Need help with a snake ID please...

Post by Ronquillo08 » August 7th, 2017, 7:37 pm

I Concur with RCambell

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