The zoom of the camera makes this little guy look bigger than he is, this was a young'un.
I'm guessing southern. But if anyone thinks different let me know please.
AOR on Waycross Road. GTS 478. UTA DC 7230.
Small Copperhead probably no more then 2 feet in length
Young adult observed under tin. Imaged only. GTS 900. UTA DC 7318 (University of Texas at Arlington Digital Collection).
Agkistrodon contortrix is a species of venomous snake endemic to North America, a member of the Crotalinae (pit viper) subfamily. The common name for the species is the copperhead. The behavior of Agkistrodon contortrix may lead to accidental encounters with humans. Five subspecies are currently recognized, including the nominate subspecies described here.