Florida Snakes

The checklist of Florida snakes is below this photo gallery.

For detailed information on these species visit the Online Guide to Florida Snakes

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Checklist of Florida Snakes

For detailed information of these species visit the Online Guide to Florida Snakes

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snaket_copperhead.jpg Agkistrodon contortrix contortrix (LINNAEUS 1766), Southern Copperhead

Agkistrodon piscivorus (LACÉPÈDE 1789), Cottonmouth

snaket_cotton2.jpg Agkistrodon piscivorus conanti (GLOYD 1969), Florida Cottonmouth

snaket_cotton3.jpg Agkistrodon piscivorus piscivorus (LACÉPÈDE 1789), Eastern Cottonmouth

snaket_boaconstrictor.jpg Boa constrictor (LINNAEUS 1758), Boa Constrictor [NON-NATIVE]

Cemophora coccinea (BLUMENBACH 1788), Scarlet Snake

snaket_cemophora2.jpg Cemophora coccinea coccinea (BLUMENBACH 1788), Florida Scarlet Snake

snaket_cemophora3.jpg Cemophora coccinea copei (JAN 1863), Northern Scarlet Snake

Coluber constrictor (LINNAEUS 1758), Eastern Racer

snaket_coluber2.jpg Coluber constrictor paludicola (AUFFENBERG & BABBITT 1955), Everglades Racer

snaket_coluber3.jpg Coluber constrictor helvigularis (AUFFENBERG 1955), Brownchin Racer

snaket_coluber4.jpg Coluber constrictor priapus (DUNN & WOOD 1939), Southern Black Racer

snaket_crotalusadamanteus.jpg Crotalus adamanteus (PALISOT DE BEAUVOIS 1799), Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake

snaket_crotalushorridus.jpg Crotalus horridus (LINNAEUS 1758), Timber Rattlesnake

Diadophis punctatus (LINNAEUS 1766), Ringneck Snake

snaket_diadophis2.jpg Diadophis punctatus acricus (PAULSON 1968), Key Ringneck Snake

snaket_diadophis3.jpg Diadophis punctatus punctatus (LINNAEUS 1766), Southern Ringneck Snake

snaket_drymarchon.jpg Drymarchon couperi (HOLBROOK 1842), Eastern Indigo Snake

Farancia abacura (HOLBROOK 1836), Mud Snake

snaket_faranciaabacura2.jpg Farancia abacura abacura (HOLBROOK 1836), Eastern Mud Snake

snaket_faranciaabacura3.jpg Farancia abacura reinwardtii (SCHLEGEL 1837), Western Mud Snake

Farancia erytrogramma (PALISOT DE BEAUVOIS in SONNINI & LATREILLE 1801), Rainbow Snake

snaket_faranciaerytrogramma2.jpg Farancia erytrogramma erytrogamma (PALISOT DE BEAUVOIS in SONNINI & LATREILLE 1801), Rainbow Snake

snaket_faranciaerytrogramma3.jpg Farancia erytrogramma seminola (NEILL 1964), Southern Florida Rainbow Snake

snaket_heterodonplatirhinos.jpg Heterodon platirhinos (LATREILLE 1801), Eastern Hognose Snake

snaket_heterodonsimus.jpg Heterodon simus (LINNAEUS 1766), Southern Hognose Snake

Lampropeltis calligaster (HARLAN 1827), Mole Kingsnake

snaket_lampropeltiscalligaster3.jpg Lampropeltis calligaster occipitolineata (PRICE 1987), Southern Florida Mole Kingsnake

snaket_lampropeltiscalligaster2.jpg Lampropeltis calligaster rhombomaculata (HOLBROOK 1840), Mole Kingsnake

snaket_lampriopeltisextenuata.jpg Lampropeltis extenuata (BROWN 1890), Short-tailed Kingsnake

Lampropeltis getula (LINNAEUS 1766), Common Kingsnake

snaket_lampropeltisgetula1.jpg Lampropeltis getula floridana (BLANCHARD 1919), Florida Kingsnake

snaket_lampropeltisgetula2.jpg Lampropeltis getula getula (LINNAEUS 1766), Eastern Kingsnake

snaket_lampropeltisgetula3.jpg Lampropeltis getula meansi (KRYSKO & JUDD 2006), Eastern Apalachicola Lowlands Kingsnake

snaket_lampropeltistriangulum.jpg Lampropeltis elapsoides (HOLBROOK 1838), Scarlet Kingsnake

snaket_masticophis.jpg Masticophis flagellum flagellum (SHAW 1802), Eastern Coachwhip

snaket_micrurus.jpg Micrurus fulvius (LINNAEUS 1766), Eastern Coral Snake

Nerodia clarkii (BAIRD & GIRARD 1853), Salt Marsh Snake

snaket_nerodiaclarkii2.jpg Nerodia clarkii clarkii (BAIRD & GIRARD 1853), Gulf Salt Marsh Snake

snaket_nerodiaclarkii3.jpg Nerodia clarkii compressicauda (KENNICOTT 1860), Mangrove Salt Marsh Snake

snaket_nerodiaclarkii4.jpg Nerodia clarkii taeniata (COPE 1895), Atlantic Salt Marsh Snake

snaket_nerodiacyclopion.jpg Nerodia cyclopion (DUMÉRIL, BIBRON & DUMÉRIL 1854), Mississippi Green Water Snake

Nerodia erythrogaster (FORSTER 1771), Plainbelly Water Snake

snaket_nerodiaerythrogaster2.jpg Nerodia erythrogaster erythrogaster (FORSTER 1771), Redbelly Water Snake

snaket_nerodiaerythrogaster3.jpg Nerodia erythrogaster flavigaster (CONANT 1949), Yellowbelly Water Snake

Nerodia fasciata (LINNAEUS 1766), Southern Water Snake

snaket_nerodiafasciata2.jpg Nerodia fasciata fasciata (LINNAEUS 1766), Banded Water Snake

snaket_nerodiafasciata3.jpg Nerodia fasciata pictiventris (COPE 1895), Florida Water Snake

snaket_nerodiafloridana.jpg Nerodia floridana (GOFF 1936), Florida Green Water Snake

snaket_nerodiasipedon.jpg Nerodia sipedon pleuralis (COPE 1892), Midland Water Snake

snaket_nerodiataxispilota.jpg Nerodia taxispilota (HOLBROOK 1838), Brown Water Snake

Opheodrys aestivus (LINNAEUS 1766), Rough Green Snake

snaket_opheodrysaestivus2.jpg Opheodrys aestivus aestivus (LINNAEUS 1766), Northern Rough Green Snake

snaket_opheodrysaestivus3.jpg Opheodrys aestivus carinatus (GROBMAN 1984), Florida Rough Green Snake

snaket_pantherophisalleghaniensis.jpg Pantherophis alleghaniensis (HOLBROOK 1836), Eastern Ratsnake

snaket_pantherophisguttatus.jpg Pantherophis guttatus (LINNAEUS 1766), Eastern Corn Snake

snaket_pantherophis_spiloides.jpg Pantherophis spiloides (DUMÉRIL, BIBRON & DUMÉRIL 1854), Gray Rat Snake

Pituophis melanoleucus (DAUDIN 1803), Pine Snake

snaket_pituophismelanoleucus3.jpg Pituophis melanoleucus lodingi (BLANCHARD 1924), Black Pine Snake

snaket_pituophismelanoleucus2.jpg Pituophis melanoleucus mugitus (BARBOUR 1921), Florida Pine Snake

snaket_pymo.jpg Python bivittatus (KUHL 1820), Burmese Python [NON-NATIVE]

snaket_pyse.jpg Python sebae (GMELIN 1789), African Rock Python [NON-NATIVE]

snaket_ramphotyphlopsbraminus.jpg Ramphotyphlops braminus (DAUDIN 1803), Brahminy Blind Snake [NON-NATIVE]

snaket_reginaalleni.jpg Regina alleni (GARMAN 1874), Striped Crayfish Snake

Regina rigida (SAY 1825), Glossy Crayfish Snake

snaket_reginarigida2.jpg Regina rigida rigida (SAY 1825), Glossy Crayfish Snake

snaket_reginarigida3.jpg Regina rigida sinicola (HUHEEY 1959), Gulf Crayfish Snake

snaket_reginaseptemvittata.jpg Regina septemvittata (SAY 1825), Queen Snake

snaket_rhadinaeaflavilata.jpg Rhadinaea flavilata (COPE 1871), Pine Woods Snake

Seminatrix pygaea (COPE 1871), Swamp Snake

snaket_seminatrixpygaea2.jpg Seminatrix pygaea cyclas (DOWLING 1950), Southern Florida Swamp Snake

snaket_seminatrixpygaea3.jpg Seminatrix pygaea pygaea (COPE 1871), Northern Florida Swamp Snake

snaket_sistrurusmiliarius.jpg Sistrurus miliarius barbouri (GLOYD 1935), Dusky Pigmy Rattlesnake

Storeria dekayi (HOLBROOK 1836), Brown Snake

snaket_storeriadekayi.jpg Storeria dekayi limnetes (ANDERSON 1961), Marsh Brown Snake

snaket_storeriadekayi.jpg Storeria dekayi wrightorum (TRAPIDO 1944), Midland Brown Snake

Storeria occipitomaculata (STORER 1839), Redbelly Snake

snaket_storeriaoccipitomaculata2.jpg Storeria occipitomaculata obscura (TRAPIDO 1944), Florida Redbelly Snake

snaket_storeriaoccipitomaculata3.jpg Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata (STORER 1839), Northern Redbelly Snake

snaket_storeriavicta.jpg Storeria victa (HAY 1892), Florida Brown Snake

snaket_tantillacoronata.jpg Tantilla coronata (BAIRD & GIRARD 1853), Southeastern Crowned Snake

snaket_tantillaoolitica.jpg Tantilla oolitica (TELFORD 1966), Rim Rock Crowned Snake

Tantilla relicta (TELFORD 1966), Florida Crowned Snake

snaket_tantillarelicta2.jpg Tantilla relicta neilli (TELFORD 1966), Central Florida Crowned Snake

snaket_tantillarelicta3.jpg Tantilla relicta relicta (TELFORD 1966), Peninsula Crowned Snake

snaket_tantillarelicta4.jpg Tantilla relicta pamlica (TELFORD 1966), Coastal Dunes Crowned Snake

Thamnophis sauritus (LINNAEUS 1766), Eastern Ribbon Snake

snaket_thamnophissauritus2.jpg Thamnophis sauritus nitae (ROSSMAN 1963), Bluestripe Ribbon Snake

snaket_thamnophissauritus3.jpg Thamnophis sauritus sauritus (LINNAEUS 1766), Common Ribbon Snake

snaket_thamnophissauritus4.jpg Thamnophis sauritus sackenii (KENNICOTT 1859), Peninsula Ribbon Snake

Thamnophis sirtalis (LINNAEUS 1758), Garter Snake

snaket_thamnophissirtalis2.jpg Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis (LINNAEUS 1758), Eastern Garter Snake

snaket_thamnophissirtalis3.jpg Thamnophis sirtalis similis (ROSSMAN 1965), Bluestripe Garter Snake

snaket_virginiastriatula.jpg Virginia striatula (LINNAEUS 1766), Rough Earth Snake

snaket_virginiavaleriae.jpg Virginia valeriae valeriae (BAIRD & GIRARD 1853), Eastern Smooth Earth Snake