Florida Water Snake (Nerodia fasciata pictiventris)

Also known as the Florida Banded Water Snake, this subspecies of the Banded Water Snake is common in freshwater habitats and is endemic to Florida & SE Georgia. These watersnakes are harmless to humans, feed mostly on small fish and amphibians (frogs & such), and are an important component of local ecosystems.
Florida Water Snake (Nerodia fasciata pictiventris) Collier Co., FL
31 Dec 2005

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