location corrected; VI033
these are vertebrae found on the bank of Cibolo Creek as it flows through the Cibolo Nature Center. I was able to identify it to species because when it was first found there was a small piece of skin attached to the neural processes of the vertebrae
The Colubridae (from Latin coluber, snake) are a family of snakes. With 304 genera and 1,938 species, Colubridae is the largest snake family, and includes about two-thirds of all current snake species. The earliest species of the family date back to the Oligocene epoch. Colubrid species are found on every continent except Antarctica.