Young adult female collected under boards. With Bart Bruno.
Speckled Kingsnake (Lampropeltis getula nigra) from Oxford, Mississippi
Large adult male (at time of image) found as a juvenile under a fallen plywood road sign in April 2000 by Scott Quint. Retained in live collection until death in 2014. GTS 400.
Shed skin available.
Wise co tx
Black Kingsnake (Lampropeltis getula nigra) from Toshimingo, Mississippi
Eastern Kingsnake, D.O.(the side of the) R.
Abt 12" long
Wise co tx dor
Slithering across the road; photographed.
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.