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Southern Copperhead (Agkistrodon contortrix contortrix), Dana T., Allen, TX, 05.02.09--Head & Neck

Southern Copperhead, TX

Texas Blind Snake (Leptotyphlops dulcis); Ashley D., Temple, Texas--04.06.10 Frontal head

Blind Snake;Texas

Eastern Hog-nosed Snake (Heterodon platirhinos), 040510, Shirley, Kempner, TX--dorsal body, stretched, flared 02

Hog-nosed Snake; TX

Blotched Water Snake (Nerodia erythrogaster transversa) 040410, Ramona R--head

Water Snake; Texas

Western Diamond-backed Rattlesnake (Crotalus atrox), 040110, San Antonio, Texas--Lateral Head, with Fangs Extended

Rattlesnake; Texas

Prairie Ring necked snake Curtis R Sweetwater TX 072808 Dorsal body and tail

Ring-necked Snake; TX

Corn Snake

Corn Snake; Texas

Western Ribbon snake (Thamnophis proximus proximus), Tammy D Santa Fe TX 122209 Body

Ribbon Snake; Texas

Viperidae: Agkistrodon contortrix lacticinctus, Broad-banded Copperhead, Round Rock, TX 07.20.09

Copperhead; Texas

Rattlesnake; Texas

The Last Rattlesnake

Rattlesnake; Texas

Canebrake Rattlesnake Tim C Elgin TX 102408 Dorsal body

Rattlesnake; Texas