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Smooth earth snake - North Florida
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Old 02-05-2019, 07:51 PM   #1
Rich Z
Smooth earth snake - North Florida

Connie and I were out working in the yard today, and I was trying to get rid of a bunch of grape vine root balls that were trying like hell to take over. Yanked on one clump and I saw this little earthworm looking thingie scrambling for cover.












I believe it is a smooth earth snake. They seem to be pretty common around here, and matter of fact, I found another one in the same area about a half hour later. I was cutting a grape vine clump with a sawz-all and just darn lucky he didn't get chopped up. Found another one last year pretty close by, but he didn't fare very well with the hedge trimmer I was using to get down low into some tangled brush.
 
Old 02-06-2019, 09:26 AM   #2
Twolunger
Those are really cool. I never saw one down here, but keep watching. BTW, that camera is awesome.
 
Old 02-06-2019, 12:46 PM   #3
Rich Z
I don't think it likely that you will find one down there, but heck, you never know.

Source: https://srelherp.uga.edu/snakes/virval.htm
 
Old 03-04-2019, 11:49 PM   #4
Cflaguy
Nice find.
 

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