Category: Snakes

Lampropeltis elapsoides, 08 May 2018

Lampropeltis elapsoides, the Scarlet kingsnake; Volusia county, Florida (08 May 2018).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia taxispilota, 14 March 2019

Nerodia taxispilota, the Brown watersnake; Miami-Dade county, Florida (14 March 2019).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia floridana, 14 March 2019

Nerodia floridana, the Florida green watersnake; Miami-Dade county, Florida (14 March 2019).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, 31 July 2016

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, the Eastern garter snake;Brevard county, Florida (31 July 2016).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, 31 July 2016

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, the Eastern garter snake;Brevard county, Florida (31 July 2016).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, 31 July 2016

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, the Eastern garter snake;Brevard county, Florida (31 July 2016).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, 31 July 2016

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, the Eastern garter snake; Brevard county, Florida (31 July 2016).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Rhadinaea flavilata, 13 April 2020

Rhadinaea flavilata, the Pinewoods snake;Volusia county, Florida (13 April 2020).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Rhadinaea flavilata, 13 April 2020

Rhadinaea flavilata, the Pinewoods snake; Volusia county, Florida (13 April 2020).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Rhadinaea flavilata, 13 April 2020

Rhadinaea flavilata, the Pinewoods snake; Volusia county, Florida (13 April 2020).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Crotalus horridus, 12 June 2013

Crotalus horridus, the Timber rattlesnake; Lanier county, Georgia (12 June 2013).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Coluber constrictor priapus, 22 July 2016

Coluber constrictor priapus, the Southern black racer; Volusia county, Florida (22 July 2016).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia floridana, 11 January 2005

Nerodia floridana, the Florida green watersnake; Orange county, Florida (11 January 2005).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, 31 July 2016

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, the Eastern garter snake; Brevard county, Florida (31 July 2016).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia taxispilota, 14 March 2018

Nerodia taxispilota, the Brown watersnake; Monroe county, Florida (14 March 2018).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Sistrurus miliarius barbouri, 04 September 2016

Sistrurus miliarius barbouri, the Dusky pigmy rattlesnake; Lake county, Florida (04 September 2016).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Pantherophis guttatus, 23 September 2016

Pantherophis guttatus, the Red rat snake (Corn snake); Volusia county, Florida (23 September 2016).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia floridana, 08 February 2005

Nerodia floridana, the Florida green watersnake; Orange county, Florida (08 February 2005).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia fasciata, 28 February 2012

Nerodia fasciata, the Banded watersnake; Lowndes county, Georgia (28 February 2012).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org. NOTE: I largely dodge subspecies distinctions on south Georgia banded watersnakes because I can’t really distinguish between the two subspecies in that region (just north of the Florida… Continue Reading “Nerodia fasciata, 28 February 2012”

Lampropeltis elapsoides, 12 April 2020

Lampropeltis elapsoides, the Scarlet kingsnake; Volusia county, Florida (12 April 2020).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia taxispilota, 30 October 2016

Nerodia taxispilota, the Brown watersnake; Levy county, Florida (30 October 2016).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia erythrogaster, 05 July 2018

Nerodia erythrogaster, the Plain-bellied watersnake; Lowndes county, Georgia (05 July 2018).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Rhadinaea flavilata, 13 April 2020

Rhadinaea flavilata, the Pinewoods snake; Volusia county, Florida (13 April 2020).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Sistrurus miliarius barbouri, 27 September 2015

Sistrurus miliarius barbouri, the Dusky pigmy rattlesnake; Brevard county, Florida (27 September 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia fasciata, 28 May 2013

Nerodia fasciata, the Banded watersnake; Lowndes county, Georgia (28 May 2013). NOTE: I largely dodge subspecies distinctions on south Georgia banded watersnakes because I can’t really distinguish between the two subspecies in that region (just north of the Florida border) with consistency and confidence. This… Continue Reading “Nerodia fasciata, 28 May 2013”

Coluber constrictor priapus, 18 April 2020

Coluber constrictor priapus, the Southern black racer Volusia county, Florida (18 April 2020). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Pantherophis alleghaniensis, 10 November 2018

Pantherophis alleghaniensis, the Eastern rat snake; Miami-Dade county, Florida (10 November 2018).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.“Everglades Rat Snake”

Nerodia fasciata, 17 April 2016

Nerodia fasciata, the Banded watersnake; Nassau county (17 April 2016).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia fasciata, 17 April 2016

Nerodia fasciata, the Banded watersnake; Nassau county (17 April 2016).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia floridana, 07 May 2017

Nerodia floridana, the Florida green watersnake; Lake county, Florida (07 May 2017).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Liodytes alleni, 10 November 2018

Liodytes alleni, the Striped crayfish snake; Miami-Dade county, Florida (10 November 2018). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Liodytes alleni, 10 November 2018

Liodytes alleni, the Striped crayfish snake; Miami-Dade county, Florida (10 November 2018). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Liodytes alleni, 10 November 2018

Liodytes alleni, the Striped crayfish snake; Miami-Dade county, Florida (10 November 2018). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Liodytes alleni, 10 November 2018

Liodytes alleni, the Striped crayfish snake; Miami-Dade county, Florida (10 November 2018). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, 12 October 2020

Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, the Florida banded watersnake; Volusia county, Florida (12 October 2020). Trace N. clarkii taeniata patterns; possibly a hybrid from a few generations back. This individual was photographed adjacent to a salt marsh.Learn more about N. f. pictiventris at iNaturalist.org.Learn more about… Continue Reading “Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, 12 October 2020”

Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, 12 October 2020

Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, the Florida banded watersnake;Volusia county, Florida (12 October 2020).Trace N. clarkii taeniata patterns; possibly a hybrid from a few generations back.This individual was photographed adjacent to a salt marsh.Learn more about N. f. pictiventris at iNaturalist.org.Learn more about N. f. pictiventris… Continue Reading “Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, 12 October 2020”

Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, 12 October 2020

Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, the Florida banded watersnake;Volusia county, Florida (12 October 2020).Trace N. clarkii taeniata patterns; possibly a hybrid from a few generations back.This individual was photographed adjacent to a salt marsh.Learn more about N. f. pictiventris at iNaturalist.org.Learn more about N. f. pictiventris… Continue Reading “Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, 12 October 2020”

Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, 12 October 2020

Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, the Florida banded watersnake;Volusia county, Florida (12 October 2020).Trace N. clarkii taeniata patterns; possibly a hybrid from a few generations back.This individual was photographed adjacent to a salt marsh.Learn more about N. f. pictiventris at iNaturalist.org.Learn more about N. f. pictiventris… Continue Reading “Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, 12 October 2020”

Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, 12 October 2020

Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, the Florida banded watersnake;Volusia county, Florida (12 October 2020).Trace N. clarkii taeniata patterns; possibly a hybrid from a few generations back.This individual was photographed adjacent to a salt marsh.Learn more about N. f. pictiventris at iNaturalist.org.Learn more about N. f. pictiventris… Continue Reading “Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, 12 October 2020”

Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, 12 October 2020

Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, the Florida banded watersnake;Volusia county, Florida (12 October 2020).Trace N. clarkii taeniata patterns; possibly a hybrid from a few generations back.This individual was photographed adjacent to a salt marsh.Learn more about N. f. pictiventris at iNaturalist.org.Learn more about N. f. pictiventris… Continue Reading “Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, 12 October 2020”

Coluber constrictor priapus (juvenile), 06 October 2020

Coluber constrictor priapus, the Southern black racer (juvenile);Volusia county, Florida (06 October 2020).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Coluber constrictor priapus (juvenile), 06 October 2020

Coluber constrictor priapus, the Southern black racer (juvenile);Volusia county, Florida (06 October 2020).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Coluber constrictor priapus (juvenile), 06 October 2020

Coluber constrictor priapus, the Southern black racer (juvenile); Volusia county, Florida (06 October 2020).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Coluber constrictor priapus, 06 October 2020

Coluber constrictor priapus, the Southern black racer;Volusia county, Florida (06 October 2020).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Coluber constrictor priapus, 06 October 2020

Coluber constrictor priapus, the Southern black racer;Volusia county, Florida (06 October 2020).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Coluber constrictor priapus, 06 October 2020

Coluber constrictor priapus, the Southern black racer; Volusia county, Florida (06 October 2020).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Coluber constrictor priapus, 18 April 2020

Coluber constrictor priapus, the Southern black racer Volusia county, Florida (18 April 2020). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Sistrurus miliarius barbouri, 15 September 2020

Sistrurus miliarius barbouri, the Dusky pigmy rattlesnake; Volusia county, Florida (15 September 2020).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Agkistrodon conanti, 24 May 2020

Agkistrodon conanti, the Florida cottonmouth; Volusia county, Florida (24 May 2020). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Diadophis punctatus punctatus, 21 September 2020

Diadophis punctatus punctatus, the Southern ringneck snake;Volusia county, Florida (21 September 2020).Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.