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  1. #1

    Default I need an ID (Demjour, Aeonflame and others)


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    I need an ID of the snake below. I appriciate help from everybody but I figured the members mentioned in the title was most likely to know.

    The snake is about 4ft,




    Below is what I am pretty sure to be a baby snake of the same species. Look very similar with the same big grey eyes. (however i might be wrong and it might be two different species.)

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    It definitely looks arboreal.. maybe a central american tree boa?

    Corralus Ruschenbergerii. We have this species here, but a different color morph.
    Last edited by Aeonflame; 06-17-2012 at 12:20 AM.
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    I agree it def seem arboreal. I have been searching google for different arboreal snakes but I havent found it. It is not made easier by the fact that science knowns "nothing" about this country.

    I have also consider if it might be a color morph of Tropidophiidae Ungaliophis, Mexican dwarf Boa

    More than anything I am trying to figure our if it is venomous or not. So I can decide if I am going to keep it or go hiking to release it far from people.
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  4. #4

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    I am leaning heavily towards Corallus annulatus after you got me seraching the Corallus Genus. What do you think?
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  5. #5

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    Hmm.. the darker morph does seem to fit. Im pretty certain its not venomous either way.

    If its anything like the Corallus cookii I used to keep, then its definitely very aggressive though.
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  6. #6

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    So far the small one is aggressive, the large one very laid back.
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    Are you guys sure that's not a rat snake of some kind? Elaphe maybe?
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    That is definitely possible Rue. The head shape and location just shouted boine at me though.

    Edit: I think Rue got it. Elaphe obsoleta perhaps?
    Last edited by Aeonflame; 06-18-2012 at 10:54 PM.
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    It could be Elaphe/Pantherophis obsoletus lindheimeri but they eyes does not feel quite right.

    It is very active for a boine (compared to my experince) and assumes S strike position when cornered. It is a lot more Bity than any bonie i worked with.
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    Did some more research. Elaphe/Pantherophis obsoletus is not found anywhere near this far south.
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