7148 thumb A Guide to Snakes of Southeast Texas

This guide was created for the members of "Southeast Texas Snake ID" which is an educational group on Facebook dedicated to providing quick identifications and a better understanding of snakes and the importance of their role in our ecosystem. Unlike the photo albums in the group, this can be ...more ↓

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Brahminy Blind Snake 1
Ramphotyphlops braminus
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Southern Copperhead 2
Agkistrodon contortrix contortrix
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Western Cottonmouth 3
Agkistrodon piscivorus leucostoma
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Timber Rattlesnake 4
Crotalus horridus
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Western Pygmy Rattlesnake 6
Sistrurus miliarius streckeri
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Desert Massasauga 7
Sistrurus tergeminus edwardsii
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Texas Coralsnake 8
Micrurus tener
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Texas Glossy Snake 9
Arizona elegans arenicola
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Northern Scarlet Snake 10
Cemophora coccinea copei
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Buttermilk Racer 11
Coluber constrictor anthicus
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Yellowbelly Racer 12
Coluber constrictor flaviventris
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Tan Racer 10
Coluber constrictor etheridgei
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Eastern Coachwhip 13
Coluber flagellum flagellum
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Mississippi Ringneck Snake 14
Diadophis punctatus stictogenys
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Western Mud Snake 11
Farancia abacura reinwardtii
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Rough Earthsnake 15
Haldea striatula
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Eastern Hognose Snake 16
Heterodon platirhinos
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Prairie Kingsnake 17
Lampropeltis calligaster calligaster
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Western Milksnake 18
Lampropeltis gentilis
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Speckled Kingsnake 19
Lampropeltis holbrooki
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Gulf Swampsnake 20
Liodytes rigida sinicola
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Gulf Salt Marsh Snake 19
Nerodia clarkii clarkii
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Plain-bellied Water Snake 20
Nerodia erythrogaster
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Broad-banded Water Snake 20
Nerodia fasciata confluens
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Diamondback Watersnake 21
Nerodia rhombifer
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Rough Greensnake 22
Opheodrys aestivus
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Smooth Greensnake 23
Opheodrys vernalis
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Western Rat Snake 24
Pantherophis obsoletus
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Slowinski's Cornsnake 20
Pantherophis slowinskii
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Louisiana Pinesnake 25
Pituophis ruthveni
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Graham's Crayfish Snake 12
Regina grahamii
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DeKay's Brownsnake 26
Storeria dekayi
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Florida Redbelly Snake 27
Storeria occipitomaculata obscura
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Flat-headed Snake 12
Tantilla gracilis
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Gulf Coast Ribbon Snake 28
Thamnophis proximus orarius
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Eastern Garter Snake 29
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis
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Smooth Earth Snake 30
Virginia valeriae

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