Species information


Arizona Mountain Kingsnake

Lampropeltis pyromelana ssp

Lampropeltis pyromelana ssp - Arizona Mountain Kingsnake


Common name

Arizona Mountain Kingsnake

Scientific name

Lampropeltis pyromelana ssp




The arizona mountain kingsnake is a slender snake with a tricolour pattern of red, black and white.



The mountain ranges of Arizona, New Mexico, Utah, Nevada, Northern Mexico


Adult size

2-4 ft.


Approx lifespan

15 or more years.


REcomended vivarium size

A 30x15x15in vivarium is ideal for a single arizona mountain kingsnake.


Basic set up type

Rocky woodland.



The best diet for the Arizona Mountain Kingsnake is rodents.


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