Honduran Milk Snake

Honduran Milk Snake

Honduran Milk Snake
Lampropeltis triangulum hondurensis


CLASS
Reptilia
ORDER
Squamata
FAMILY
Colubridae

Range

Honduras, Nicaragua, and northeastern Costa Rica


Habitat

Lower elevations, under rotting logs or stumps


Diet

Other snakes, lizards, small mammals and birds

Weight

Avg. 2.8 lbs.

Size

Avg. 3 - 4 ft.

Incubation

10 weeks

Clutch

3 - 18 eggs

IUCN Status

Not Listed

Facts

  • Non-venomous
  • Mostly nocturnal
  • They use quick, jerky movements so that their bands flash, startling predators.

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