Found in a recently deforested area climbing over felled trees. Very quick and active.
Markham Park, Broward Co., FL January 16, 2016
Young adult sunning in bramble on cool day. With Brian Radenberg. Temperatures in high 60s. Imaged only.
See second image for crop for better view of the specimen. Note bluish dorsal coloration and dark post-ocular stripe.
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.