5/23/15, 10:12 pm 63 deg
5/23/15, haskell co tx, 86 deg f, 5:30 pm
Young, cold. Had just attacked a young squirrel & fell out of a tree
Black snake with yellow bands
Lampropeltis getula (Common names include eastern kingsnake,common kingsnake,chain kingsnake, (more)) is a harmless colubrid species found in the United States and Mexico. It has long been a favorite among collectors. Eight subspecies are currently recognized, including the nominate subspecies described here.