Coluber constrictor priapus
- Average size: 20-56 inches; Record 72 inches.
- Range: Throughout most of Florida.
- Diet: Lizards, snakes, frogs, insects, rodents and small birds.
- Status: Common
- Note that the Southern Black Racer has a white chin. An Indigo Snake
normally has a dark to reddish orange chin.
- The photo on the left is an immature Southern Black Racer. The photo
at bottom right is an adult. The photo at bottom left is a Brown
Chinned Racer, Coluber constrictor helvigularis, found in the
Apalachicola National Forest region.