Tag: Ring Necked Snake

Snake of the Day: Ringneck Snake

This dazzling, tiny snake is a Ringneck Snake. There are three subspecies of Diadophis punctatus,¬†including the Mississippi, Prairie, and Regal Ringneck Snakes in Texas. The first two are smaller, growing to only 10-12″ in length. These two snakes eat small frogs, newts, insects, and slugs.¬†The Regal Ringneck Snake, pictured below, can grow up to 19″ […]