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COAST NIGHT SNAKE
Hypsiglena ochrorhynchus

Coast Night Snake - Hypsiglena ochrorhynchus Hypsiglena  ochrorhynchus   from  Alameda  County,  California
                                                                       Photo by Sam Murray
Coast Night Snake - Hypsiglena ochrorhynchus Hypsiglena  ochrorhynchus   from  Alameda  County,  California
                                                                       Photo by Sam Murray




Distribution:  This species occurs only in California, along the south Coast Ranges from the Mexican border north to the Bay Area, then northward along the eastern slopes of the north Coast Range to Shasta County, then down the western slopes of the Sierra Nevadas, basically ringing the central valley, but not found in the valley itself.

Legal Status:  This species has no protected status.





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