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Desert Threadsnake (Leptotyphlops humilis cahuilae)

Created: January 14th, 2016 - 07:45 PM
Last Modified: January 14th, 2016 - 07:45 PM
Entered by: Jeff Nordland
Record 245012
Country:
United States
State:
California
County:
San Diego County
Time:
2015-05-24 23:30:00
Qty:
1
Age:
Adult
Sex:
--
Method:
Visual encounter
Habitat:
wide, sandy desert wash
Body Temperature:
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Air Temperature:
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Ground Temperature:
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Humidity:
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Sky Conditions:
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Moon Phase:
Waxing Crescent
Elevation:
1040.00ft
Barometric Pressure:
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Notes

This was the third threadsnake found moving swiftly across the sand during a 40 minute span of walking the wash.

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Comments

Posted by Jeff Nordland on Jan 15, 2016 at 10:50 AM

Definitely a personal record. If I remember correctly, it had rained a little bit about a week before; but I'm sure it was rather dry that night.

Posted by Jeff Teel on Jan 14, 2016 at 10:21 PM

That's gotta be a record! Did it rain earlier in the day?