Question 12 of 12
Which of these snakes has a very specialized diet?
Choose an option from the pictures below:
Nope! This is a young dusky pigmy rattlesnake, and pigmies eat a wide variety of prey, including frogs, lizards, rodents, birds and even centipedes.
Correct! This is one of the many color forms of the eastern hog-nosed snake, Heterodon platyrhinos. They eat mainly toads and frogs.
Nope! This is a juvenile coachwhip, Masticophis flagellum. They will eat lizards, frogs, rodents or birds.
Correct! This is a southern hog-nosed snake, Heterodon simus. They eat mainly toads and frogs.