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A young Texas Indigo Snake (Drymarchon melanurus erebennus) on sandy ground  Drymarchon melanurus,Geotagged,Mexico,Middle American indigo snake,Summer Click/tap to enlarge Species introCountry intro

A young Texas Indigo Snake (Drymarchon melanurus erebennus) on sandy ground

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    comments (4)

  1. Very beautiful snake. Posted 5 months ago
  2. Love the oily colors! Posted 5 months ago
    1. It looks like the oil is dripping down the side of the snake. Needs a mechanic! Posted 5 months ago
      1. Lol it really does look that way. Posted 5 months ago

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The Middle American indigo snake, also known commonly as the blacktail cribo, is a species of large, nonvenomous, snake in the family Colubridae. The species is native to the southwestern United States, Mexico, Central America, and northern South America. In addition to the nominotypical subspecies, it has four other recognized subspecies, including "D. m. erebennus" commonly known as the Texas indigo snake.

Similar species: Scaled Reptiles
Species identified by John Sullivan
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Uploaded Mar 13, 2022. Captured Aug 21, 2017 15:12 in De Las Delicias 16, Las Delicias, 85760 Alamos, Son., Mexico.
  • f/10.0
  • 1/3s
  • ISO200
  • 50mm