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A Brown Water Snake (Lycodonomorphus rufulus), equally at home on land and water

The Brown Water Snake, extremely agile and strongly associated with aquatic environments. This snake was found next to a mountain stream during biodiversity surveys in the Soutpansberg mountains

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2017
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 4, 2017, 11:19 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON
Camera Model: COOLPIX P610
Focal Length: 10.7mm
Shutter Speed: 1/30
Aperture: f4.2
ISO: ISO125
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