California Kingsnake - Lampropeltis californiae

(Blainville, 1835)

(= Lampropeltis getula californiae)
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California Kingsnake Glossy Snake
Adult from the Cape Region,
Baja California Sur
Banded adult from Baja California near Bahia San Luis Gonzaga © Stuart Young
California Kingsnake California Kingsnake
This adult with large dark speckles in the light bands was photographed a few miles south of Cabo Pulmo on the east side of the Cape in Baja Califonria Sur.
© Brock Dolman


Grismer, L. Lee. Amphibians and Reptiles of Baja California, Including Its Pacific Islands and the Islands in the Sea of Cortés. The University of California Press, 2002.

McPeak, Ron H. Amphibians and Reptiles of Baja California. Sea Challengers, 2000.

San Diego Natural History Museum

Baja California Reptiles & Amphibians

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