One of the largest snakes in the Americas, the tiger rat snake is long and slender with a distinct-looking head.
Length: Up to 10 ft
Squirrels, rodents, birds, lizards, frogs and other snakes
Bites and holds prey against a solid surface; neck inflation; rattle tails
Around 8–14 eggs are laid, which hatch after 73–76 days
Up to 15 yrs