Temperature was 37 F and it was overcast. The snake was about 3 feet long. The snake barely moved but flicked its tongue several times.
Seen basking on vegetation. Date approximate.
Black snake 3 feet long
Flipped under boards
Found crawling on warm spring day
Coluber constrictor is a species of nonvenomous, colubrid snake, endemic to North America and Central America. Eleven subspecies, including the nominotypical subspecies, are recognized, which as a group are commonly referred to as the eastern racers.