Elaphe obsoleta

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Noun1.Elaphe obsoleta - large harmless shiny black North American snakeElaphe obsoleta - large harmless shiny black North American snake
rat snake - any of various nonvenomous rodent-eating snakes of North America and Asia
Elaphe, genus Elaphe - North American rat snakes
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Infiltrative lipoma in a black rat snake, Elaphe obsoleta. J Herpetol Med Surg.
Para el analisis sanguineo de este caso, se utilizaron los valores de referencia del area de reptiles que la TiHo maneja para la especie Elaphe obsoleta quadrivitatta, teniendo en cuenta que esta especie y Coelognathus flavolineatus, pertenecen a la misma familia (Colubridae) y anteriormente tambien al mismo genero (Elaphe) (ITIS 2015; ADW 2015).
Patterns of variation in spring emergence by black rat snakes (Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta).
& BECHTEL, E., 1981.--Albinism in the Snake, Elaphe obsoleta. Journal of Herpetology, 15 (4): 397-402.
All of the large colubrids captured during this investigation (Elaphe obsoleta and Coluber constrictor) were taken in funnel or snake traps, as they seem to be capable of escaping from pitfall traps.
Thermal ecology of black rat snakes (Elaphe obsoleta) in a thermally challenging environment.
An experimental test of the link between foraging, habitat selection and thermoregulation in black rat snakes Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta.
Bay # Captures Species Status 5 0 124 1 Black Racer, Coluber constrictor dead, partially decomposed 126 0 131 1 Black Racer, Coluber constrictor dead, recently 1 Rat Snake, Elaphe obsoleta dead, recently 1 Water Snake, Nerodia?
The black rat snake (Elaphe obsoleta; ISUVC #4105, 4106, 4072) was more common in the southern portion of the study area, and also occurred in the developed area north of I-70.
First, a gigantic black snake, Elaphe obsoleta obsoleta, appears before R.P.W.