Average size: 14-20 inches; Record 25.75 inches.
Range: Upland northcentral Florida, west of the St. Johns River.
Diet: It's believed that it may prey solely on the Florida crowned snake (Tantilla relicta). However, it may feed on small smooth-scaled lizards such as the Ground skink (Scincella lateralis).
Status: Threatened, due to development of habitat. It is seldom seen above ground.