CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Eastern Glass Lizard (Ophisaurus ventralis)
No, it isn’t a snake, but it sure looks like one.
The tail is easily broken off, thus the common name.
diet: insects and larvae, spiders, snails, small snakes, other lizards and the favorite is Grasshopper, a primary prey.
Here’s a closeup photo of the head of another from a few years back: