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Body with a distinct row of dark spots running down the back on either side of a weakly defined light stripe. The dark spots may or may not be connected with dark lines crossing the back. distinct spots <image courtesy of Dr. Martin J. Rosenberg>

Not as above. The color may be plain brown without any markings; or there may be tiny black spots either scattered along the back or arranged in four rows. plain brown <image courtesy of Ohio Department of Natural Resources>
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