Sooty Coral Snake

Micrurus putumayensis
Lancini, 1962
Santa Cruz field station, Depto Loreto, Peru. August 14, 2014.

This snake was found on a forest trail at night. The familiar “red-touch-yellow” rhyme does not apply to this coral snake species.

My Flickr album for this species is here.

Peru 2014 Flickr album is here.

HerpMapper records for this species are here.

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