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Short-Tailed Snake


Short-Tailed Snake



35 x 49 cm. or smaller

Short-Tailed Snake. Stilosoma Extenuatum Brown. Natural Size Length 24 inches. Range: Middle Portion of Peninsular Florida . A small, rare constricting snake which feeds on other snakes. R.F. Deckert, From Life, October 20, 1944 (Miami)
Specimen Collected between Ocala and Silver Springs, Marion County, Florida

AMNH Special Collections, RF-80-A & RF-80-B: Short-Tailed Snake, Richard F. Deckert, 1944.

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Bibliographic Number: b12162097

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Deckert, Richard F. (Richard Frederick), 1878-1971 (artist), “Short-Tailed Snake,” AMNH Research Library | Digital Special Collections, accessed July 22, 2024,