A small eastern hognose just finished feeding on a toad.
TNHC 85201 Heterodon platirhinos USA: Texas: Kendall County: Upper Balcones Road: 0.2 miles North of the Bexar County line. Adult male found DOR (GTS 1219; TNHC FS 0760). Formalin fixed. This specimen has a constriction mid-caudally (see ventral image) caused by adherant skin sheds and a shortened (stub) tail.
Found at Meridosia NWR
Heterodon platirhinos, commonly known as the eastern hog-nosed snake,spreading adder, or deaf adder, is a harmless colubrid species endemic to North America. No subspecies are currently recognized.