Snow Corn Snake

Our Snow Corn Snake, one of the smaller creatures found at Earth Discovery Center at Southwick's Zoo in Mendon MASnow Corn Snake
Pantherophis guttatis

Type
Reptile

Life Span
Wild: 6-8 years
Captivity: 23 years

Size
2-6 ft

Weight
1-2 lbs

Facts for the Snow Corn Snake, found at Earth Discovery Center at Southwick's Zoo in Mendon MADid You Know?

  • Domesticated corn snakes are often selectively bred to produce particular colorations that would not occur in the wild.
  • Snow corn snakes are a cross between an amelanistic corn snake (a snake lacking the pigment melanin) and an anerythristic corn snake (a snake that lacks the reddish colored pigment called erythrin).