indigo snake

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indigo snake:

see racerracer,
name for several related swift, slender snakes, especially those of the genus Coluber. All of the racers are nonpoisonous, nonconstricting, day-active snakes. The black racer, C.
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Drymarchon corais couperi (Eastern Indigo Snake) and Micrurus fulvius fulvius (Eastern Coral Snake).
Species Plant communities Status TTS NG IG AS Amphibia Anura Lithobates berlandieri X Pr Reptilia Crocodylia Crocodylus morelett X X Pr Sauria Sceloporus olivaceu X X X SE Plestiodon tetragra X X X SE Aspidoscelis scalar X X X X SE Serpentes Coluber schotti X SE Drymarchon melanuru X X SE Pantherophis emoryi X X SE Tantilla atriceps X A Thamnophis proximus X X A Crotalus atrox X Pr Testudines Chelonia mydas X P Lepidochelys kempii X SE Trachemys venusta X X SE Terrapene carolina X X Pr Kinosternons corpio X X Pr Gopherus berlandier X A
siniferus, mostrando asi que son las especies que ocupan un mayor intervalo altitudinal en el Cerro Guiengola; 15 especies, entre ellas Trimorphodon biscutatus, Drymarchon melanurus, Basiliscus vittatus, Phrynosoma asio, Ollotis canalifera y Rhinella marina solo se registraron en el primer piso altitudinal por debajo de los 150 m snm.
De las 20 especies de serpientes registradas, el predominio corresponde a los colubridos con 14 especies (Tabla 2), destacandose entre otras: Drymarchon corais, Imantodes cenchoa, Helicops danieli, Leptophis ahethulla, Liophis melanotus, Spilotes pullatus y Thamnodynastes strigilis; le siguen las Boidae y Crotalidae, representadas por tres especies.