Northern Pine Snake - (Pituophis Melanoleucus)
Pine snakes have a distinctively audible hiss.
May attain a length over 6 feet.
This spotted snake has black or dark brown blotches on a white or light gray background.
Small mammals and other warm-blooded prey.
Between 3-24 whitish-colored eggs are laid annually
Myths and Lore
I would rate this one as having a mild pet interest bearing in mind its size and the need for a larger habitat.
In West Virginia, it is known from only one section of Monroe County where just one specimen has been collected.
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