Big (78") fresh DOR female, found about 11:45 am. Collected on TPWD permit (as subpermittee) for UT Austin collection.
Road kill, still alive when found.
DOR, right next to the Paradise creek bridge. :-(
AOR crossing Hwy 16. GTS 1632. Large adult male. Measured at ~ 6' 10" (82"). Released after imaging.
The bullsnake (Pituophis catenifer sayi) is a large nonvenomous colubrid snake endemic to the central United States, northern Mexico, and southwestern Canada. It is currently considered a subspecies of the gopher snake (Pituophis catenifer).