Black snake with yellow bands
Young adult found under tin in junk yard (no longer there, cleaned up) on Trinity Church Road. With Brian Radenberg and Scott Quint. GTS 375. Later deposited at UT Austin as TNHC 84946.
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.