Specimen Information

Nerodia fasciata pictiventris
Nerodia fasciata pictiventris
(Florida Watersnake)
Reptiles-Snakes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID168425
GroupReptiles-Snakes
GenusNerodia
Speciesfasciata
Subspeciespictiventris
Common NameFlorida Watersnake
StateCA
CountyLos Angeles
LocalityHarbor City: Kenneth Malloy Memorial Park: Machado Lake (aka Harbor Park Lake) along south lake margin at fishing dock 0.29Km (0.18mi) NE of intersection of Vermont Avenue and W. Anaheim Street
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSan Gabriel
HUC8 Number18070106
HUC10 NameAlamitos Bay-San Pedro Bay
HUC10 Number1807010607
HUC12 NameLong Beach Harbor
HUC12 Number180701060701
Map
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Collection Day3
Collection Month4
Collection Year2006
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased pet
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:15894
Author:Fuller, M.M., and B.W. Trevett
Date:2006
Title:Nerodia fasciata pictiventris.
Journal:Herpetological Review
Volume:37
Issue:3
Pages:363
Reference 2
Ref. Number:13178
Author:Balfour, P.S.
Date:2002
Title:Geographic distribution: Nerodia fasciata fasciata (banded watersnake). USA: California: Sacramento Co.
Journal:Herpetological Review
Volume:33
Issue:2
Pages:150
Reference 3
Ref. Number:13180
Author:Bury, R.B., and R.A. Luckenbach
Date:1976
Title:Introduced amphibians and reptiles in California.
Journal:Biological Conservation
Volume:1976
Issue:10
Pages:1-14
CommentsA single dark-colored specimen collected. Other individuals were photographed and juveniles were observed, suggesting local reproduction at this site.
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierJeffrey Seigel and Jeff Boundy
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Year ClassAdult
Size500 mm SVL


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