I found this juvenile Ringneck snake along side another Ringneck snake of similar size, beneath a 4' X 8' sheet of chipboard that was laying in a grassy field, North of the Arkansas river bridge, on Ridge Road, NW of Wichita.
Ringneck snake observed at Snake Road, Larue Pine Hills, Union county Illinois.
This was a VERY long time ago.
Adult observed under fallen bark.
found crawling across caliche driveway about 4 pm. Photo'd and released.
under rock in a rock pile in Sun along woods
The ring-necked snake or ringneck snake, Diadophis punctatus, is a species of colubrid snake found throughout much of the United States, central Mexico, and southeastern Canada. Ring-necked snakes are secretive, nocturnal snakes, so are rarely seen during the day time. They are slightly venomous, but their nonaggressive nature and small, rear-facing fangs pose little threat to humans who wish to handle them. They are best known for their unique defense posture of curling up their tails,...