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Old 04-12-2012, 01:57 AM   #1
AnthonyNeubauer
What milksnake is called the "Apricot milksnake"?

I will be getting this milksnake off of Craigslist on Friday and would like to know what type of milksnake it is. I'm assuming a pueblan, but I just want to check. Here's a pic :

 
Old 04-12-2012, 02:33 AM   #2
Ed Clark
Pueblan, Lampropeltis triangulum campbelli.

They are an excellent choice for a pet milksnake,beautiful,easy to handle and eat well.
 
Old 04-12-2012, 03:49 AM   #3
AnthonyNeubauer
Thanks! Is the "apricot" a morph or just another name for them?
 
Old 04-12-2012, 12:08 PM   #4
WebSlave
The term "apricot" indicates the coloration of the lighter bands. You can also have white bands, so the "apricot" label just differentiates the different color of those bands.
 
Old 04-12-2012, 02:25 PM   #5
AnthonyNeubauer
So is it genetic?
 
Old 04-12-2012, 05:37 PM   #6
Ed Clark
Yes
If you breed 2 apricot pueblans together you should get all apricot offspring but don't be surprised if you get a white banded one in the mix.

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So is it genetic?
 
Old 04-12-2012, 05:54 PM   #7
Ed Clark
Apricot is a color phase of the pueblan.a normal can have yellow or white bands.
the wide banding on yours is desirable and denotes a high quality specimen.


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Thanks! Is the "apricot" a morph or just another name for them?
 
Old 04-13-2012, 03:33 AM   #8
AnthonyNeubauer
Okay cool thanks! I'm getting him tomorrow morning! So stoked. Now to find him a lady *hint hint hint to anyone with a female Pueblan =)
 

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