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  • Spanish
    • culebra parda
  • Scientific Names
    • Storeria dekayi
    • Ischnognathus dekayi
    • Storeria dekayi victa
    • Storeria tropica
    • Tropidonatus dekayi
    • Tropidonotus dekayi
  • German
    • Gewohnliche Braunnatter
    • Gew√∂hnliche Braunnatter
  • English
    • DeKay's Brownsnake
    • Brownsnake
    • Brown Snake

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Recent observations

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What

Brown Snake Storeria dekayi

Observer

jdavisz

Date

April 23, 2014

Description

I am uncertain of this ID. I need a curator from Herps of Texas to confirm or correct this ID please.

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What

Brown Snake Storeria dekayi

Observer

mflower

Date

April 26, 2013 04:10 AM CDT

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What

Brown Snake Storeria dekayi

Observer

lincoln

Date

April 18, 2014 01:36 PM EDT

Description

First snake of the year

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What

Brown Snake Storeria dekayi

Observer

mfoxno

Date

April 16, 2014

Description

In compost heap, small shady backyard in Uptown, New Orleans. Is this really S. dekayi dekayi? Is it weird to see it in southern Louisiana?

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What

Brown Snake Storeria dekayi

Observer

laurentaake

Date

April 10, 2014 03:30 AM CDT

Description

Brief description of what you observed

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What

Midland Brown Snake Storeria dekayi ssp. wrightorum

Observer

coachwhipbooks

Date

April 13, 2014

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Observer

dyeany2

Date

April 10, 2014 12:00 PM EDT

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What

Brown Snake Storeria dekayi

Observer

mflower

Date

April 9, 2014

Description

1st Brown Snake of the Year along rock wall next to Oak Leaf Trail.

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What

Brown Snake Storeria dekayi

Observer

devinjcollins

Date

July 17, 2013

Description

Small brown snake with keeled scales and a yellow underside.

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What

Brown Snake Storeria dekayi

Observer

mlschreiber

Date

April 4, 2014

Description

I was raking leaves in my backyard when I came across the snake. It was brown and about a quarter in diameter.

Photos / Sounds

What

Brown Snake Storeria dekayi

Observer

paulhurtado

Date

April 6, 2014 01:57 PM EDT

Description

Three were found; all Northern (S. d. dekayi) looking, by the lack of dorsal cross barring.

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Observer

tortuga_rapido

Date

April 4, 2014

Description

First sighting of a brown snake in my yard this spring.

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Description from Wikipedia

Storeria dekayi, commonly known as the brown snake or De Kay's snake, is a small species of colubrid snake.

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