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Eastern Cottonmouth (Agkistrodon piscivorus)

Reported By:
Justin Gosnell
Time:
July 17th, 2009 - 11:50 AM
State:
South Carolina
County:
Darlington
Age:
Juvenile
Sex:
Unknown
Method:
Visual Encounter

Notes

Found basking in a cypress swamp area. After encountering this specimen, I got closer for pictures. It began to gape (as pictured) and then jumped into the water, swimming away, but not diving under the water.

Justin

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