Found in sandy wash area.
Spotted at 1:15, have seen single sightings in this same spot over the last two years.
See Photo. I saw the snake along the CVNP railroad tracks. I did not get too close, but I would estimate the length of the snake to be from 55"-60".
The Squamata, or the scaled reptiles, are the largest recent order of reptiles, comprising all lizards and snakes. With over 9,000 species, it is the second-largest order of vertebrates after the perciform fish. Members of the order are distinguished by their skins, which bear horny scales or shields. They also possess movable quadrate bones, making it possible to move the upper jaw relative to the braincase. This is particularly visible in snakes, which are able to...