Species:

Carphophis amoenus

Eastern Wormsnake

Subspecies I've seen:
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Eastern Wormsnake
C. a. amoenus
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Midwestern Wormsnake
C. a. helenae
Subspecies:

Carphophis amoenus amoenus

Eastern Wormsnake

Smith Creek Trail, Chattahoochee National Forest, White County, Georgia
Eastern Wormsnake (Carphophis amoenus amoenus)
I found this small gentle snake under some bark in a dry pine forest. Not only do wormsnakes look like worms, they also eat worms (among other things).
Woods Bay State Natural Area, Florence County, North Carolina
Eastern Wormsnake (Carphophis amoenus amoenus)
Eastern Wormsnake (Carphophis amoenus amoenus)
We stopped by Woods Bay State Natural Area for a short while early on a cool April morning, on our way to North Carolina's Outer Banks. It wasn't warm enough for reptiles to be out and about, so I was happy to find this miniscule snake underneath a hunk of bark. This species has a distinctive coral-pink belly, which is particularly prominent on this youngster.
Cumberland Gap National Historic Park, Bell County, Kentucky
Eastern Wormsnake (Carphophis amoenus amoenus)
Each of the Eastern Wormsnakes I've come across so far has been a distinctively different color. This one is definitely the wormiest-looking.
Subspecies:

Carphophis amoenus helenae

Midwestern Wormsnake

Snake Road, La Rue-Pine Hills Ecological Area, Union County, Illinois
Midwestern Wormsnake (Carphophis amoenus helenae)

I had been looking forward to visiting the legendary Snake Road on our slow trip back from Florida to California. We had planned to stay at a nearby primitive campground in the surrounding Shawnee National Forest, but when we arrived in the area we discovered that the road to the campground was blocked with downed tree trunks and such. We decided to have a quick visit in the early evening, then drive to nearby Cape Girardeau to stay overnight, then return the next morning for a proper Snake Road experience.

So with all that setup, here in all its five-inch glory is the first snake I found on Snake Road. (Technically, under a rock just off of Snake Road.) Cute li'l guy.