The most common snakes encountered in the central part of the state are black racers, ribbon snakes, yellow rat snakes
, banded water snakes, red rat snakes
, pigmy rattlers, and an occasional indigo.
The black rat snake
, however, is on the endangered species list, with only five known populations of the snake statewide.
Brian called the SSPCA to come and deal with the Everglades rat snake
, who's been christened Sid.
It's better than having mice, and at least with the rat snake
around, we don't deal with cat hair or dander.
23 The number of years a corn snake or red rat snake
can live in captivity.
Local television images showed the black and yellow reptile, reportedly a species of rat snake
, being uncoiled and plucked slowly from the toilet bowl.
Mr Khamis later confirmed it was a harmless rat snake
, which are common across Bahrain.
The foraging ecology of the gray rat snake
(Elophe obsolete spiloides)--visual stimuli facilitate location of arboreal prey.
Habitat features of Black Rat Snake
hibernacula in Ontario.
The corn snake, or red rat snake
, is a North American species that subdue their small prey with constriction.
The seventeen short poems in the section "From the Notebooks of a Naturalist" celebrate creatures as varied as the elephant, the rat snake
, the chameleon, and fireflies, and Sivaramakrishnan's illustrations complement the poetry.
Danitsa Cochran (above left) and Emily Kartub react to a curious albino black rat snake
during a visit by The Reptile Man, also known as Richard Ritchey.
The 36-year-old mother-of-two doted on Sid ( a three-year-old cross between a Corn and Black Rat snake
( and Corn snake Poppy.
The gorgeous Sabah Pit Viper looks like a garden hose with an attitude and has so far eluded much observation while the Keeled Rat Snake
, which actually does resemble a rat, keeps no secrets as to its habits and eggs.
Zai Whitaker's Kali And The Rat Snake