Eastern Wormsnake (Carphophis amoenus)


Richmond, A. R.

Eastern Wormsnake (Carphophis amoenus)

This adult Eastern Wormsnake is one of the rarest snakes species in Massachusetts. The study of this species is part of an ongoing montoring project conducted by Alan Richmond


This animal was found in the field during a focused field survey for wormsnakes in the Connecticut River Valley of Massachusetts. A PIT tag was implanted in the animal and it was released at point of capture.