Photo: This snake is called a graceful snail eater

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What a great name: the graceful snail eater (Dipsas gracilis).

credit: Andreas Kay

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What a great name: the graceful snail eater. A species of non-venomous snake, the graceful snail eater (Dipsas gracilis) is found in the northern regions of South America. Andreas Kay photographed this one near the Casa Divina Lodge in Mindo, Ecuador.

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