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#6306807 - 05/21/16 11:29 PM Snake ID
rico334 Offline
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Registered: 11/19/06
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Loc: San Angelo, Texas
Just about an hour ago, I went out back under my cement carport and damn near stepped on this thing. A guard light just barely illuminated the thing as I got within 2 feet of it. Looking on the internet, I see photos saying a coral snake is described as "red touches yellow" and a skarlet king snake is "red touches black"

If that's the case, I deem this one as a coral snake.



Edited by rico334 (05/21/16 11:30 PM)

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#6306810 - 05/21/16 11:43 PM Re: Snake ID [Re: rico334]
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Corals always have a black nose, believe that is a King.
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#6306812 - 05/21/16 11:48 PM Re: Snake ID [Re: rico334]
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Registered: 08/04/12
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Loc: Greenville, TX
That's a Texas long nosed snake.
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#6306851 - 05/22/16 06:02 AM Re: Snake ID [Re: ImTheReasonDovesMourn]
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Registered: 10/22/10
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Loc: Wise County
Originally Posted By: ImTheReasonDovesMourn
That's a Texas long nosed snake.


Nice! A coral would have more distinct color patterns with more red....

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#6307000 - 05/22/16 09:53 AM Re: Snake ID [Re: rico334]
DQ Kid Offline
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Registered: 02/20/12
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Loc: Flower Mound, TX
That's a Texas Headless coiler..

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#6307011 - 05/22/16 10:07 AM Re: Snake ID [Re: rico334]
Don Coyote Hunter Offline
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Texas longnose

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#6307041 - 05/22/16 10:47 AM Re: Snake ID [Re: rico334]
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100% not a coral snake
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#6307275 - 05/22/16 03:21 PM Re: Snake ID [Re: Don Coyote Hunter]
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Originally Posted By: topwater13
Originally Posted By: ImTheReasonDovesMourn
That's a Texas long nosed snake.


Nice! A coral would have more distinct color patterns with more red....
Originally Posted By: Don Coyote Hunter
Texas longnose

Harmless and good snakes to have around....neat creatures.......
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#6307410 - 05/22/16 06:03 PM Re: Snake ID [Re: rico334]
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Looks like a Texas long nose to me.
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#6307646 - 05/22/16 09:06 PM Re: Snake ID [Re: rico334]
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It definitely doesn't look like a "good" snake....but if I'd saw it would be!

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#6307669 - 05/22/16 09:22 PM Re: Snake ID [Re: Deerhunter61]
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Originally Posted By: Deerhunter61
It definitely doesn't look like a "good" snake....but if I'd saw it would be!



roflmao roflmao roflmao my 9 year old was just clowning you. I made him go to bed.


Edited by ImTheReasonDovesMourn (05/22/16 09:23 PM)
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#6307780 - 05/22/16 11:17 PM Re: Snake ID [Re: rico334]
iwannagofast Offline
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Registered: 10/18/10
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Loc: dallas
Now it's a good snake.

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#6307960 - 05/23/16 08:23 AM Re: Snake ID [Re: rico334]
westtexaswatkins Offline
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Registered: 05/31/07
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Loc: Anton, TX
Texas Longnose for sure. We found one in our yard many years ago. Cool looking little snakes.
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#6308147 - 05/23/16 10:29 AM Re: Snake ID [Re: westtexaswatkins]
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Originally Posted By: westtexaswatkins
Texas Longnose for sure. We found one in our yard many years ago. Cool looking little snakes.

Awesome picture! up
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#6308389 - 05/23/16 01:36 PM Re: Snake ID [Re: rico334]
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Thats a Hat Band snake confused2 Would make a good Hat Band laugh bolt
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