Faded Black-striped Snake

Coniophanes schmidti
Bailey, 1937
Yucatán, Mexico. June 30, 2016.

These small, solidly built rear-fanged snakes never offered to bite.  I’m not sure where the term ‘faded’ fits into the common name, every specimen I’ve seen has shown, sharp, contrasting colors.

My Flickr album for this species is here.

My Flickr album for Yucatán 2016 is here.

HerpMapper records for this species are here.

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