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Old 05-31-03, 07:40 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Well, any snake can take a crap on your, so I presume you are refering to musking? I don't believe rattlers musk, but I'm not sure.

Since you are thinking colubrid, here is a pic of a sonoran gopher

Does it have big dark patches right behind its head? If so it could be a texas night snake. Also, many colubrids imitate rattler behaviour (especially in regions where there are lots of rattlers) as a defense mechanism, which would explain the tail threats.
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