Picture of the Day

Eastern Yellow-Bellied Racer Snake

Sept 18, 2022   ―-  Archive

Macro and Micro Picture of the Day 2022-09-18
License: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

This is an eastern yellow-bellied racer snake (Coluber constrictor flaviventris) that we found in the Lefthand Canyon area of Boulder County, Colorado on September 5, 2022. There are about 30 species of snakes in Colorado.

Equipment used: Canon EOS Rebel T5i with a telephoto lens (EFS 55-250 mm).

Authors: Richard Hollos and Stefan Hollos