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Black ratsnake

Pantherophis (Elaphe) obsoletus

Description:

I think this individual is an intergrade between the black and yellow ratsnake subspecies (P. o. obsoletus x P. o. quadrivittata). It was found in an old barn just after consuming a couple European Starling nestlings.

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1 Comment

harsuame
harsuame 8 years ago

Nice!!

JasonO'Connor
Spotted by
JasonO'Connor

North Carolina, USA

Spotted on May 6, 2012
Submitted on May 11, 2012

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