Eastern Hognose Snake

Heterodon platirhinos

Eastern Hognose Snake

typical gray Eastern Hognose Snake (Harris County, Texas)

light phase Eastern Hognose Snake

light phase Eastern Hognose Snake (showing hooding), Florida

Eastern Hognose Snake

darker Eastern Hognose Snake (Gillespie County, Texas)

black Eastern Hognose Snake

Eastern Hognose Snakes from some regions are completely black (Aiken Co., South Carolina).

hood of Eastern Hognose Snake

"Hood" of Eastern Hognose Snake, Florida

Eastern Hognose Snake playing dead

Eastern Hognose Snake playing dead (Florida)