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Long-Nosed Snake

Maricopa County Snake - Nonvenomous

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If you have taken a photo of a snake in Maricopa County (Greater Phoenix area) and you'd like to submit the picture to this photo gallery, here's how you do it.
Long-Nosed Snake

Rhinocheilus lecontei, or Long-Nosed Snake, seen just north of Tucson in the Picture Rocks area. From the photographer: "This guy was pretty big, over 3 feet long."

© Shari Gemmill, used with permission.

A Field Guide to Amphibians and Reptiles of Maricopa County will help you to learn more about and identify snakes that are found in central Arizona.

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