Cemophora coccinea copei
Cemophora coccinea coccinea
- Average size: 14-20 inches; Record 32.5 inches. Young are 5.5 inches
- Range: Throughout Florida
- Diet: Small snakes, lizards (including their eggs) and frogs.
- Status: Uncommon. Very secretive, hides under bark, logs, etc. Seen
mainly at night or after heavy rains. Can be found in woodland
habitats with sandy soils.