The Year in Herps

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Adam Cooner
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The Year in Herps

Post by Adam Cooner » December 30th, 2016, 9:14 pm

A month-by-month look at some of the herps I saw in 2016

January

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Southern Red Salamander by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Southern Chorus Frog by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Northern Spring Salamander (Larva) by Adam Cooner, on Flickr LIFER

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February

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Four-toed Salamander by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Southern Zigzag Salamander by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Spotted Salamander by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Eastern Tiger Salamander by Adam Cooner, on Flickr LIFER

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Cave Salamander by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Northern Spring Salamander by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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March

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Northern Red Salamander by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Four-Toed Salamander by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Smooth Earth Snake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Timber Rattlesnake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Timber Rattlesnake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Black Kingsnake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Seepage Salamander by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Four-toed Salamander by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Northern Cricket Frog by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Queen Snake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Carolina Spring Salamander by Adam Cooner, on Flickr LIFER

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Carolina Spring Salamander by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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April

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Green Salamander by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Timber Rattlesnake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Four-toed Salamander by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Undescribed Dwarf Salamander by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Plain-bellied Watersnake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Cottonmouth by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Black Kingsnake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Marbled Salamander by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Gray Rat Snake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Southeastern Crowned Snake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Eastern Kingsnake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Cottonmouth by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Brown Watersnake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Red Milksnake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Red Milksnake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Scarlet Kingsnake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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May

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Eastern Coachwhip by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Black Kingsnake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Green Treefrog by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Cottonmouths by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Rough Green Snake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Midland Brown Snake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Broadhead Skink by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Canebrake Rattlesnake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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June

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Mole Kingsnake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr LIFER

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Eastern Ribbon Snake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Eastern Garter Snake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Gopher Tortoise by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Florida Redbelly Snake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Canebrake Rattlesnake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Copperhead by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Copperhead by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Diamondback Watersnake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr LIFER

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Eastern Ribbon Snake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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July


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Mud Snake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Mud Snake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr


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Midland Water Snake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr


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Cottonmouth by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Red-spotted Newt by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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August


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Plain-bellied Watersnake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Broad-banded Copperhead by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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September


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Francis Marion National Forest by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Francis Marion National Forest by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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October


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Mole Kingsnake by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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November

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Supermoon by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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December


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Marbled Salamander by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Spotted Dusky Salamander by Adam Cooner, on Flickr


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Northern Spring Salamander by Adam Cooner, on Flickr


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Red Salamander by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

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Northern Spring Salamander by Adam Cooner, on Flickr

Happy New Year!

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Re: The Year in Herps

Post by Tamara D. McConnell » January 1st, 2017, 9:29 am

What an amazing visual banquet! Your photos are incredible.

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Re: The Year in Herps

Post by blacktara » January 1st, 2017, 3:12 pm

Nice stuff - love em all but especially the manders, the mud and those mole kings

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Re: The Year in Herps

Post by kevin h » January 2nd, 2017, 6:16 pm

Well it looks like you had quite an impressive year, not to mention unbelievable photography!

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Re: The Year in Herps

Post by dwakefield » January 3rd, 2017, 5:58 am

Nicely done! Looks like you found a fair amount of Lampropeltis, which is a great year in my books :)

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Re: The Year in Herps

Post by orionmystery » January 3rd, 2017, 7:48 am

Great set. Love the sallies and that mud snake!

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Re: The Year in Herps

Post by Will Wells » January 5th, 2017, 4:20 pm

Nice photography!

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Re: The Year in Herps

Post by Barry R » January 14th, 2017, 12:02 pm

great stuff Adam :thumb:

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Re: The Year in Herps

Post by ClosetHerper » January 15th, 2017, 10:08 am

Great batch of herps and excellent photos. I especially like the cottonmouth and canebrake images.

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