Southwest

Glossy Snake Arizona elegans

Common NameGlossy Snake
Scientific NameArizona elegans
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length178cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring9
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest, Midwest, South
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Michael R. Spencer

Baja Californian Rat Snake Bogertophis rosaliae

Common NameBaja Californian Rat Snake
Scientific NameBogertophis rosaliae
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length151cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring6
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by William Flaxington

Trans-Pecos Rat Snake Bogertophis subocularis

Common NameTrans-Pecos Rat Snake
Scientific NameBogertophis subocularis
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length170cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring6
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest, South
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Scott Trageser

Rubber Boa Charina bottae

Common NameRubber Boa
Scientific NameCharina bottae
FamilyBoas
Average Length83cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring4
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionCanada, Southwest, Midwest, Northwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by William Flaxington

Rosy Boa Charina trivirgata

Common NameRosy Boa
Scientific NameCharina trivirgata
FamilyBoas
Average Length112cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring5
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by William Flaxington

Banded Sand Snake Chilomeniscus cinctus

Common NameBanded Sand Snake
Scientific NameChilomeniscus cinctus
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length29cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring3
VenomMildly Venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Randall Davis

Western Shovel-nosed Snake Chionactis occipitallis

Common NameWestern Shovel-nosed Snake
Scientific NameChionactis occipitallis
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length43cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring4
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Michael R. Spencer

Sonoran Shovel-nosed Snake Chionactis palarostris

Common NameSonoran Shovel-nosed Snake
Scientific NameChionactis palarostris
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length41cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring4
VenomMildy Venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Nick Pederson

Racer Coluber constrictor

Common NameRacer
Scientific NameColuber constrictor
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length191cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring14
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSoutheast, Southwest, Canada, Midwest, Northeast, Northwest, South
Photographer
Notes
Photo by David Nixon

Striped Racer Coluber lateralis

Common NameStriped Racer
Scientific NameColuber lateralis
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length152cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring8
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by William Flaxington

Sharp-tailed Snake Contia tenuis

Common NameSharp-tailed Snake
Scientific NameContia tenuis
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length48cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring4
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionCanada, Southwest, Northwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by William Flaxington

Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

Common NameWestern Diamondback Rattlesnake
Scientific NameCrotalus atrox
FamilyPit Vipers
Average Length234cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring11
VenomExtremely Venomous
DistributionSouthwest, Southeast, South
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Wolfgang Wuster

Sidewinder Crotalus cerastes

Common NameSidewinder
Scientific NameCrotalus cerastes
FamilyPit Vipers
Average Length82cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring9
VenomExtremely Venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Wolfgang Wuster

Rock Rattlesnake Crotalus lepidus

Common NameRock Rattlesnake
Scientific NameCrotalus lepidus
FamilyPit Vipers
Average Length83cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring4
VenomExtremely Venomous
DistributionSouthwest, South
Photographer
Notes
Photo by David Nixon

Black-tailed Rattlesnake Crotalus molossus

Common NameBlack-tailed Rattlesnake
Scientific NameCrotalus molossus
FamilyPit Vipers
Average Length133cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring6
VenomExtremely Venomous
DistributionSouthwest, South
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Wolfgang Wuster

Midget Faded Rattlesnake Crotalus oreganus

Common NameMidget Faded Rattlesnake
Scientific NameCrotalus oreganus
FamilyPit Vipers
Average Length75cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring5
VenomExtremely Venomous
DistributionMidwest, Southwest, Northwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by William Flaxington

Twin-spotted Rattlesnake Crotalus pricei

Common NameTwin-spotted Rattlesnake
Scientific NameCrotalus pricei
FamilyPit Vipers
Average Length66cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring5
VenomExtremely Venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by David Nixon

Red Diamond Rattlesnake Crotalus ruber

Common NameRed Diamond Rattlesnake
Scientific NameCrotalus ruber
FamilyPit Vipers
Average Length190cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring8
VenomExtremely Venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Wolfgang Wuster

Mohave Rattlesnake Crotalus scutalatus

Common NameMohave Rattlesnake
Scientific NameCrotalus scutalatus
FamilyPit Vipers
Average Length140cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring8
VenomExtremely Venomous
DistributionSouthwest, South
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Michael R. Spencer

Tiger Rattlesnake Crotalus tigris

Common NameTiger Rattlesnake
Scientific NameCrotalus tigris
FamilyPit Vipers
Average Length90cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring4
VenomExtremely Venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Wolfgang Wuster

Western Rattlesnake Crotalus viridis

Common NameWestern Rattlesnake
Scientific NameCrotalus viridis
FamilyPit Vipers
Average Length163cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring10
VenomExtremely Venomous
DistributionCanada, Southwest, Midwest, Northwest, South
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Wolfgang Wuster

Ridge-nosed Rattlesnake Crotalus willardi

Common NameRidge-nosed Rattlesnake
Scientific NameCrotalus willardi
FamilyPit Vipers
Average Length67cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring6
VenomExtremely Venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Todd Pierson

Ring-necked Snake Diadophis punctatus

Common NameRing-necked Snake
Scientific NameDiadophis punctatus
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length86cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring5
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSoutheast, Southwest, Midwest, Northeast, Northwest, South, Canada
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Michael Spencer

Great Plains Rat Snake Elaphe emoryi

Common NameGreat Plains Rat Snake
Scientific NameElaphe emoryi
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length153cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring10
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSoutheast, Midwest, Northeast, South, Southwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Michael Spencer

Chihuahuan Hook-nosed Snake Gyalopion canum

Common NameChihuahuan Hook-nosed Snake
Scientific NameGyalopion canum
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length38cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring3
VenomMildly Venomous
DistributionSouthwest, South
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Todd Pierson

Thornscrub Hook-nosed Snake Gyalopion quadrangulare

Common NameThornscrub Hook-nosed Snake
Scientific NameGyalopion quadrangulare
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length35cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring?
VenomMildly Venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer

Hog-nose Snake Heterodon nasicus

Common NameHog-nose Snake
Scientific NameHeterodon nasicus
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length154cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring11
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionCanada, Southwest, Midwest, Northeast, Northwest, South
Photographer
Notes
Pretends to be dead if harassed. Photo by Randall Davis

Night Snake Hypsiglena torquata

Common NameNight Snake
Scientific NameHypsiglena torquata
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length64cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring4
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest, Midwest, Northwest, South
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Todd Pierson

Gray-banded Kingsnake Lampropeltis alterna

Common NameGray-banded Kingsnake
Scientific NameLampropeltis alterna
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length147cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring8
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest, South
Photographer

Common Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula

Common NameCommon Kingsnake
Scientific NameLampropeltis getula
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length208cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring11
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSoutheast, Southwest, Midwest, Northeast, South, Northwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Todd Pierson

Californian Kingsnake Lampropeltis getula californiae

Common NameCalifornian Kingsnake
Scientific NameLampropeltis getula californiae
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length208cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring11
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest, Northwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by William Flaxington

Soronoran Mountain Kingsnake Lampropeltis pyromelana

Common NameSoronoran Mountain Kingsnake
Scientific NameLampropeltis pyromelana
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length108cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring5
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Randall Davis

Milksnake Lampropeltis triangulum

Common NameMilksnake
Scientific NameLampropeltis triangulum
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length132cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring8
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSoutheast, Southwest, Midwest, Northeast, South, Northwest, Canada
Photographer
Notes
Photo by David Nixon

Californian Mountain Kingsnake Lampropeltis zonata

Common NameCalifornian Mountain Kingsnake
Scientific NameLampropeltis zonata
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length123cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring7
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest, Northwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by William Flaxington

Texas Blind Snake Leptotyphlops dulcis

Common NameTexas Blind Snake
Scientific NameLeptotyphlops dulcis
FamilySlender blind snakes
Average Length28cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring4
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest, Midwest, South
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Eric Isley

Western Slender Blind Snake Leptotyphlops humulis

Common NameWestern Slender Blind Snake
Scientific NameLeptotyphlops humulis
FamilySlender blind snakes
Average Length40cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring5
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest, South
Photographer
Notes
Photo by William Flaxton

Sonoran Whipsnake Masticophis bilineatus

Common NameSonoran Whipsnake
Scientific NameMasticophis bilineatus
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length170cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring9
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Michael Spencer

Coachwhip Snake Masticophis flagellum

Common NameCoachwhip Snake
Scientific NameMasticophis flagellum
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length259cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring10
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSoutheast, Southwest, Midwest, Northeast, South
Photographer
Notes
Highly variable in color Photo by Michael Spencer

Striped Whipsnake Masticophis taeniatus

Common NameStriped Whipsnake
Scientific NameMasticophis taeniatus
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length184cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring6
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest, Midwest, Northwest, South
PhotographerWilliam Flaxington
Notes
Photo by William Flaxington

Sonoron Coral Snake Micruroides euryxanthus

Common NameSonoron Coral Snake
Scientific NameMicruroides euryxanthus
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length66cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring4
VenomExtremely Venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Wolfgang Wuster

Plain-bellied Water Snake Nerodia erythrogaster

Common NamePlain-bellied Water Snake
Scientific NameNerodia erythrogaster
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length164cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring18
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSoutheast, Northeast, Midwest, South, Southwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Randall Davis

Brown Vine Snake Oxybelis aeneus

Common NameBrown Vine Snake
Scientific NameOxybelis aeneus
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length152cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring4
VenomMildly Venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Michael R. Spencer

Yellow-bellied Sea Snake Pelamis platurus

Common NameYellow-bellied Sea Snake
Scientific NamePelamis platurus
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length114cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring4
VenomMildly Venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by William Flaxington

Saddled Leaf-nosed Snake Phyllorhynchus browni

Common NameSaddled Leaf-nosed Snake
Scientific NamePhyllorhynchus browni
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length51cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring3
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Wolfgang Wuster

Spotted Leaf-nosed Snake Phyllorhynchus decurtatus

Common NameSpotted Leaf-nosed Snake
Scientific NamePhyllorhynchus decurtatus
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length51cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring4
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer
Notes
Photograph William Flaxington

Gopher Snake Pituophis catenifer

Common NameGopher Snake
Scientific NamePituophis catenifer
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length274cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring11
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionCanada, Southwest, Midwest, Northwest, Northeast, South
Photographer
Notes
Photo by William Flaxington

Long-nosed Snake Rhinocheilus lecontei

Common NameLong-nosed Snake
Scientific NameRhinocheilus lecontei
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length104cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring7
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest, Midwest, Northwest, South
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Todd Pierson

Big Bend Patch-nosed Snake Salvadora deserticola

Common NameBig Bend Patch-nosed Snake
Scientific NameSalvadora deserticola
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length114cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring6
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest, South
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Todd Pierson

Mountain Patch-nosed Snake Salvadora grahamiae

Common NameMountain Patch-nosed Snake
Scientific NameSalvadora grahamiae
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length119cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring7
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest, South
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Michael R. Spencer

Western Patch-nosed Snake Salvadora hexalepis

Common NameWestern Patch-nosed Snake
Scientific NameSalvadora hexalepis
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length117cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring6
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Scott Trageser

Green Rat Snake Senticolis triaspis

Common NameGreen Rat Snake
Scientific NameSenticolis triaspis
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length160cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring5
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by David Nixon

Massasauga Sistrurus catenatus

Common NameMassasauga
Scientific NameSistrurus catenatus
FamilyPit Vipers
Average Length100cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring8
VenomExtremely Venomous
DistributionSouthwest, Midwest, Northeast, South, Canada
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Wolfgang Wuster

Ground Snake Sonora semiannulata

Common NameGround Snake
Scientific NameSonora semiannulata
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length38cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring4
VenomMildly Venomous
DistributionSouthwest, Southeast, Midwest, Northwest, South
Photographer
Notes
Highly variable in color and pattern Photo by William Flaxington

Southwestern Black-headed Snake Tantilla hobartsmithi

Common NameSouthwestern Black-headed Snake
Scientific NameTantilla hobartsmithi
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length31cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring2
VenomMildly Venomous
DistributionSouthwest, Midwest, South
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Matthijs Hollanders (https://www.flickr.com/photos/mhollanders)

Plains Black-headed Snake Tantilla nigriceps

Common NamePlains Black-headed Snake
Scientific NameTantilla nigriceps
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length39cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring2
VenomMildly Venomous
DistributionSouthwest, Midwest, South, Northwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Nick Peterson

Western Black-headed Snake Tantilla planiceps

Common NameWestern Black-headed Snake
Scientific NameTantilla planiceps
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length39cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring2
VenomMildly Venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by William Flaxington

Chihuanhuan Black-headed Snake Tantilla wilcoxi

Common NameChihuanhuan Black-headed Snake
Scientific NameTantilla wilcoxi
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length36cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring2
VenomMildly Venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer

Yaqui Black-headed Snake Tantilla yaquia

Common NameYaqui Black-headed Snake
Scientific NameTantilla yaquia
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length33cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring2
VenomMildly Venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Scott Trageser

Western Aquatic Garter Snake Thamnophis atratus

Common NameWestern Aquatic Garter Snake
Scientific NameThamnophis atratus
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length107cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring8
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest, Northwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by William Flaxington

Sierra Garter Snake Thamnophis couchii

Common NameSierra Garter Snake
Scientific NameThamnophis couchii
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length120cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring21
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by William Flaxington

Black-necked Garter Snake Thamnophis cyrtopsis

Common NameBlack-necked Garter Snake
Scientific NameThamnophis cyrtopsis
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length114cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring10
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest, Midwest, South
Photographer
Notes
Photo by William Flaxington

Western Terrestrial Garter Snake Thamnophis elegans

Common NameWestern Terrestrial Garter Snake
Scientific NameThamnophis elegans
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length109cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring9
VenomMildly Venomous
DistributionCanada, Southwest, Midwest, Northwest, South
Photographer
Notes
Photo by William Flaxington

Mexican Garter Snake Thamnophis eques

Common NameMexican Garter Snake
Scientific NameThamnophis eques
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length112cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring14
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer

Giant Garter Snake Thamnophis gigas

Common NameGiant Garter Snake
Scientific NameThamnophis gigas
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length163cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring23
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by William Flaxington

Two-striped Garter Snake Thamnophis hammondii

Common NameTwo-striped Garter Snake
Scientific NameThamnophis hammondii
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length107cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring15
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by William Flaxington

Checkered Garter Snake Thamnophis marcianus

Common NameCheckered Garter Snake
Scientific NameThamnophis marcianus
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length109cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring15
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest, Midwest, South
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Matthijs Hollanders (https://www.flickr.com/photos/mhollanders)

Northwestern Garter Snake Thamnophis ordinoides

Common NameNorthwestern Garter Snake
Scientific NameThamnophis ordinoides
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length97cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring8
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionCanada, Southwest, Northwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by William Flaxington

Western Ribbon Snake Thamnophis proximus

Common NameWestern Ribbon Snake
Scientific NameThamnophis proximus
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length127cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring13
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSoutheast, Midwest, Northeast, South, Southwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Todd Pierson

Plains Garter Snake Thamnophis radix

Common NamePlains Garter Snake
Scientific NameThamnophis radix
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length110cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring29
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionCanada, Midwest, Northeast, Northwest, Southwest, South
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Eric Vanderduys

Narrow-headed Garter Snake Thamnophis rufipunctatus

Common NameNarrow-headed Garter Snake
Scientific NameThamnophis rufipunctatus
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length112cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring12
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionSouthwest
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Todd Pierson

Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

Common NameCommon Garter Snake
Scientific NameThamnophis sirtalis
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length137cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring27
VenomMildly Venomous
DistributionNorthwest, Canada, Southeast, Southwest, Midwest, Northeast, South
Photographer
Notes
Highly variable in color and pattern Photo by William Flaxington

Western Lyre Snake Trimorphodon biscutatus

Common NameWestern Lyre Snake
Scientific NameTrimorphodon biscutatus
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length167cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring12
VenomMildly Venomous
DistributionSouthwest, South
Photographer
Notes
Photo by William Flaxington

Lined Snake Tropidoclonion lineatum

Common NameLined Snake
Scientific NameTropidoclonion lineatum
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Average Length57cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring8
VenomNon-venomous
DistributionMidwest, Northeast, Southwest, South
Photographer