Pine Woods Snake

Common Name: 
Pine Woods Snak
Scientific Name: 

Rhadinaea flavilata

Category: 
Small, Garden Variety Snakes
Identification: 

8-15 inches. Reddish brown or tan above, pale yellow below; a distinct dark band passes through the eye, bordered above by a pale line; scales smooth and in 17 rows.

Habits: 

The pine woods snake occurs within and under rotting logs and other surface objects in pine flatwoods. They lay from 2-4 eggs.

Distribution: 

The lower Florida Parishes from Livingston Parish eastward.

Pine Woods Snake
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