Milk Snake (roadkill) – 9/12/13
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 9/12/13
Observation Time: 4:30 p.m.
Observation Location: Moose Hill Street
Common Name: Milk Snake
Scientific Name: Lampropeltis triangulum
Comments: Sad to see this beautiful non-venomous milk snake run over by a car. Milk snakes are generally docile, but when alarmed, they sometimes shake their tails against dead leaves to imitate the sound of a rattlesnake.
More Information: Virginia Herpetological Society