l>Ringneck snake - Florida eco travel guide
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Ringneck snake

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Diadophis punctatus photo Fiona Sunquist ©

Ringneck snake are called for the yellow ring approximately their neck. These tiny (6-10 inch), slender, smooth-scaled snakes room usually black through an orange ship that becomes orange-red near the guideline of the tail. A heat of black color spots runs under the middle of the belly.

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photograph Fiona Sunquist ©

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picture Fiona Sunquist ©

Ringneck snake are typical throughout Florida in hardwood hammocks, pine tree woodlands and also along the edge of wetlands; lock live under rocks, logs and also leaf litter.


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Castle feed largely on earthworms and also slugs, but they additionally take small skinks, lizards and also tiny frogs, which castle immobilize v toxic saliva. Your bite is no harmful come people.

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