Category: Lampropeltis elapsoides

Lampropeltis elapsoides, 16 June 2017

Lampropeltis elapsoides, the Scarlet kingsnake; Volusia county, Florida (16 June 2017). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Lampropeltis elapsoides, 16 June 2017

Lampropeltis elapsoides, the Scarlet kingsnake; Volusia county, Florida (16 June 2017). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.  

Lampropeltis elapsoides, 16 June 2017

Lampropeltis elapsoides, the Scarlet kingsnake; Volusia county, Florida (16 June 2017). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Lampropeltis elapsoides, 13 April 2020

Lampropeltis elapsoides, the Scarlet kingsnake; Volusia county, Florida (13 April 2020). Scarlet kingsnake profile. Check out that deep red eye! Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Lampropeltis elapsoides, 13 April 2020

Lampropeltis elapsoides, the Scarlet kingsnake; Volusia county, Florida (13 April 2020). Ventral u-coil reference shot of a Scarlet kingsnake. Note how the red-black-yellow bands wrap entirely around the snake’s body.  Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Lampropeltis elapsoides, 13 April 2020

Lampropeltis elapsoides, the Scarlet kingsnake; Volusia county, Florida (13 April 2020). Mid-body, dorsal u-coil reference shot of the non-venomous Scarlet kingsnake Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Lampropeltis elapsoides, 13 April 2020

Lampropeltis elapsoides, the Scarlet kingsnake; Volusia county, Florida (13 April 2020). My favorite shot to come out of this crash-bang little photo session with the Scarlet kingsnake in my backyard. Those colors are downright intoxicating. Scarlet kings remain at the top of the beauty list. … Continue Reading “Lampropeltis elapsoides, 13 April 2020”

Lampropeltis elapsoides, 13 April 2020

Lampropeltis elapsoides, the Scarlet kingsnake; Volusia county, Florida (13 April 2020). A generally-MEH photograph of the genuinely-DAYUM! Scarlet kingsnake. I’m always delighted to find one of these in my backyard.  Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Lampropeltis elapsoides, 13 April 2020

Lampropeltis elapsoides, the Scarlet kingsnake; Volusia county, Florida (13 April 2020). This shot didn’t quite come out as clearly as I’d hoped, but, hey, I’ll take it. I’m a massive fan of the non-venomous Scarlet kingsnake.  Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Lampropeltis elapsoides, 12 April 2020

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

Lampropeltis elapsoides, 12 April 2020

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

Lampropeltis elapsoides, 12 April 2020

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

Lampropeltis elapsoides, 08 May 2018

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

Lampropeltis elapsoides, 08 May 2018

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

Lampropeltis elapsoides, 27 June 2019

Lampropeltis elapsoides, the Scarlet kingsnake; Volusia county, Florida (27 June 2019). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org. Note: This youngster had just been killed by an Eastern coral snake. My accidental arrival on the scene caused the Eastern coral snake to abandon its… Continue Reading “Lampropeltis elapsoides, 27 June 2019”

Micrurus fulvius (no longer) consuming Lampropeltis elapsoides, 27 June 2019

Micrurus fulvius, the Eastern coral snake, (no longer) consuming Lampropeltis elapsoides, the Scarlet kingsnake; Volusia county, Florida (27 June 2019). Learn more about these species at iNaturalist.org: The Eastern coral snake and the Scarlet kingsnake.

Micrurus fulvius consuming Lampropeltis elapsoides, 27 June 2019

Micrurus fulvius, the Eastern coral snake, consuming Lampropeltis elapsoides, the Scarlet kingsnake; [Cropped & Sightly Pixelated] Volusia county, Florida (27 June 2019). Learn more about these species at iNaturalist.org: The Eastern coral snake and the Scarlet kingsnake.

Micrurus fulvius consuming Lampropeltis elapsoides, 27 June 2019

Micrurus fulvius, the Eastern coral snake, consuming Lampropeltis elapsoides, the Scarlet kingsnake; Volusia county, Florida (27 June 2019). Learn more about these species at iNaturalist.org: The Eastern coral snake and the Scarlet kingsnake.

Lampropeltis elapsoides, 16 June 2017

Lampropeltis elapsoides, the Scarlet kingsnake, formerly known as Lampropeltis triangulum elapsoides; Volusia county, Florida (16 June 2017). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.