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A Madagascar night snake (Madagascarophis colubrinus pastoriensis) at the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic.

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Southern hognose snakes (Heterodon simus) in red and white color phases, at a private collection.

These individuals are “playing dead”, a common defense tactic for this species as some predators don’t want to touch something that’s sick, dying or dead.

This species is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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A southern hognose snake (Heterodon simus) in red and white color phases, at a private collection.

This individual is “playing dead”, a common defense tactic for this species as some predators don’t want to touch something that’s sick, dying or dead.

This species is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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Southern hognose snakes (Heterodon simus) in red and white color phases, at a private collection.

These individuals are “playing dead”, a common defense tactic for this species as some predators don’t want to touch something that’s sick, dying or dead.

This species is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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A southern hognose snake (Heterodon simus) in red and white color phases, at a private collection.

This individual is “playing dead”, a common defense tactic for this species as some predators don’t want to touch something that’s sick, dying or dead.

This species is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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A southern hognose snake (Heterodon simus) in red and white color phases, at a private collection.

This species is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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A southern hognose snake (Heterodon simus) in red and white color phases, at a private collection.

This species is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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A southern hognose snake (Heterodon simus) in red and white color phases, at a private collection.

In many frames, they are shown “playing dead”, a common defense tactic for this species as some predators don’t want to touch something that’s sick, dying or dead.

This species is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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A salt marsh water snake (Nerodia clarkii clarkii) at a private collection.

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A salt marsh water snake (Nerodia clarkii clarkii) at a private collection.

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A Florida keys corn snake (Pantherophis guttatus rosacea) at a private collection.

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A Florida keys corn snake (Pantherophis guttatus rosacea) at a private collection.

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A Baird’s ratsnake, Eastern Mexican grey headed form, (Pantherophis bairdi) at a private collection.

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A Baird’s ratsnake, Eastern Mexican grey headed form, (Pantherophis bairdi) at a private collection.

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A painted bronzeback (Dendrelaphis pictus) at the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic.

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A painted bronzeback (Dendrelaphis pictus) at the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic.

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A painted bronzeback (Dendrelaphis pictus) at the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic.

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A painted bronzeback (Dendrelaphis pictus) at the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic.

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A Southern night snake (Madagascarophis cf. meridionalis) at the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic.

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A Southern night snake (Madagascarophis cf. meridionalis) at the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic.

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A Madagascar night snake (Madagascarophis colubrinus pastoriensis) at the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic.

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A Madagascar night snake (Madagascarophis colubrinus pastoriensis) at the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic.

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A Madagascar night snake (Madagascarophis colubrinus pastoriensis) at the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic.

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A Madagascar night snake (Madagascarophis colubrinus occidentalis) at the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic.

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A Madagascar night snake (Madagascarophis colubrinus occidentalis) at the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic.

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A Madagascar night snake (Madagascarophis colubrinus occidentalis) at the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic.

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A Madagascar night snake (Madagascarophis colubrinus occidentalis) at the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic.

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A Madagascar tree boa (Sanzinia madagascariensis volontany) at the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic.

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A Madagascar tree boa (Sanzinia madagascariensis volontany) at the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic.

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A northern redbelly snake (Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata) at the Wildlife Rehabilitation Center of Minnesota.

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A northern redbelly snake (Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata) at the Wildlife Rehabilitation Center of Minnesota.

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A northern redbelly snake (Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata) at the Wildlife Rehabilitation Center of Minnesota.

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A northern redbelly snake (Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata) at the Wildlife Rehabilitation Center of Minnesota.

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A rattlesnake explores Joel SartoreÕs camera bag during a Photo Ark photoshoot.

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A green tree python (Morelia viridis) at the Riverside Zoo.

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