Found in tall grass
On Onyx Moon Way, relocated to Coachline Gravel Pit
First one I've seen in the wild! I was really excited!
Snake photographed and recorded by J. Reid-Ryan.
Found in Byron, Ca
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.