Found under a loose rock at night
One of a few morphs seen on this trip.
Captured near Barnhart, TX? May be duplicate photos on iNaturalist.
The western ground snake (Sonora semiannulata) is a species of small, harmless colubrid snake endemic to North America. It is sometimes referred to as the common ground snake or variable ground snake as its patterning and coloration can vary widely, even within the same geographic region.