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Pituophis catenifer catenifer
Pituophis catenifer catenifer
Pacific Gopher Snake
Photographer: George W. Robinson
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 9092 3191 3541 0019 (1999-11-04)

Copyright © 1999 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  1962
  • location   not provided
  • class Reptilia
  • notes   snake
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 16343
  • photo category: Animal - Reptile

  • common names   Pacific Gopher Snake (Sam Bacchini )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by CalPhotos Staff    Apr 26, 2001

    Action: changed name from "Unknown" to "Pituophis melanoleucus catenifer "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Taxon change in response to e-mail from Sam Bacchini (, EIP Associates biologist.

    2. Reviewed by Simon J. Tonge    Sep 1, 2012

    Action: changed name from "Pituophis melanoleucus catenifer" to "Pituophis catenifer catenifer "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Follows current taxonomy"

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