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Noun1.Elaphe - North American rat snakesElaphe - North American rat snakes    
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
Colubridae, family Colubridae - nonvenomous snakes; about two-thirds of all living species
corn snake, Elaphe guttata, red rat snake - large harmless snake of southeastern United States; often on farms
black rat snake, blacksnake, Elaphe obsoleta, mountain blacksnake, pilot blacksnake - large harmless shiny black North American snake
chicken snake - large North American snake
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(23.) Mullin SJ, Cooper RJ and Gutzke WHN: The foraging ecology of the gray rat snake (Elaphe obsoleta spiloides) III.
The red fox (Vulpes vulpes), two owls (Strix uralensis, Asio otus), and four species of snakes (Elaphe climacophora, E.
Habitat use by black rat snakes (Elaphe obsolela obsoleta) in fragmented forests.
Swanson (1939) considered the slender glass lizard (Ophisauris ventralis), sixlined racerunner, Blanding's turtle, spotted turtie, ornate box turtle, and fox snake (Elaphe vulpina) to be common at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area.
minor); and six species of snakes (Elaphe obsoleta, Storeria dekayi, Storeria occipitomaculata, Thamnophis sauritus, Virginia striatula, and Agkistradon contortrix).
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Thermal aspects of melanistic and striped morphs of the snake Elaphe quadrivirgata.
While fences provided trees with sufficently open canopies to attract scissor-tailed flycatchers, they also could be corridors for mammalian and reptilian predators (Winter et al., 2000; Klug et al., 2010) such as raccoons (Procyon lotor), Virginia opossums (Didelphis virginiana), striped skunks (Mephitis mephitis), and western rat snakes (Elaphe obsoleta).