DOR adult ; elevation 3415.35 feet; moon waning crescent; sky condition clear; pressure 29.81 inHg; humidity 57 percent. Salvaged under permit and donated to Texas Natural History Collections at University of Texas--Austin.
DOR, adult, within a few ft from DOR adult C. atrox
Basking after a heavy rain
Huge Bully about 6'8".DOR
Found on road dead at the intersection.He was approx. 4' long.
A four foot or longer bull snake near the Boulder Open Space and Mountain Park Nature Center along the Boy Scout trail. The snake located what appeared to be a mouse hole and went about a foot down inside. Judging from the body movements (thrusts etc.), it appeared to have found something to eat.
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).