Hoop Snake

HOOP SNAKE

Featured on Episode 6

FACT FILE
Mentioned in Fantastic Beasts: 
NO
Reported Locations: North America
First Reported: 1700s
Known Abilities: Hilarious mode of transportation; venomous stinger in its tail

APPEARANCE

Looks like a pretty average snake, but it grasps its tail in its mouth and rolls upright to attack its prey. It has a venomous barb on its tail with a powerful enough poison to immediately kill its victim. Or tree. It has been known to explode trees with its poison.

Source: Wikipedia

SIGHTINGS

I just saw it there, rolling across the desert.

Source: Houston Chronicle