Brown Watersnake

Nerodia taxispilota

Summary 7

The brown water snake (Nerodia taxispilota) is a large species of natricine snake endemic to the southeastern United States.

Distribution 8

Brown water snakes are found in southeastern North America, along the Coastal Plain from Virginia south through the lowlands of the Carolinas, most of Georgia, all of Florida and southern Alabama.

Biogeographic Regions: nearctic (Native )

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