|Copyright: Matt Berry (rodosranger)
|Date Taken: 2010-05|
|Photo Version: Original Version, Workshop|
|Date Submitted: 2010-05-08 3:28|
|[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note|
|Natrix natrix (Grass Snake).|
Grass snakes are the UK's largest reptile, and can reach up to 1.9m in length. They are one of the few animals that play dead as a defence against predators.
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Another great one.
beautiful shot, good focus
This is realy great capture of a grass snake with its bifurcated tongue:) Lovely image! Last weekend i've been in Sugla lake (Konya province, central Anatolia) and i encountered one! When i tried to take in my hand she show a playing possum to me:) leaving her anal areosol secretion at the same time:) I attached this funny defensive behavior for you and also visitors:) Hope you can like it.
TFS this high quality image of thiss fellow MF!
Have a nice WE!
- [2010-05-08 5:44]
Wonderful presentation and composition, vivid colors and great details
Thanks for sharing
- [2010-05-08 6:28]
Wonderful image of this snake, good behavior also shown, fine viewpoint and colors. tfs.