|Florida Backyard Snakes
|The above pair was taken at Payne's Prairie, Gainesville late
spring 2005. Cottonmouths were everywhere. It was the highest
concentration in one place that I have ever seen. Great photo
|Florida Cottonmouth & Eastern Cottonmouth
(Agkistrodon piscivorus conanti) (Agkistrodon piscivorus piscivorus)
holding it's ground
showing the white interior
of it's mouth.
That's where it gets its
|Cottonmouths can be well
camouflage. Often hanging out in
areas of dense vegetation and
debris near water. These areas of
debris will often have more than
one hiding out.