The Florida Pinesnake: Pituophis melanoleucus mugitus

How to Cite

Miller, Gabriel, Steve Johnson, Lora Smith, and Joseph Jones. 2009. “The Florida Pinesnake: Pituophis Melanoleucus Mugitus”. EDIS 2009 (2).


WEC-251, a 6-page illustrated fact sheet by Gabriel J. Miller, Steve A. Johnson, Lora L. Smith, and Joseph W. Jones, describes this large, handsome, heavy-bodied snake with dark brown or rust-colored blotches on a light cream to tan background — similar species, distribution and habitats, behavior, diet, reproduction, and conservation. Includes references. Published by the UF Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, February 2009.


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