Eastern Indigo SnakeDrymarchon couperi
Facts About Eastern Indigo Snake
Longest native snake in the U.S.
This snake eats venomous pit vipers such as rattlesnakes and copperheads.
Indigo snakes are non-venomous and rarely aggressive.
They are long-lived, and there are reports of captive individuals surviving for 25 years.
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Last Updated: Sep 27, 2013