Database Monitor


The database monitor of SnakeDatabase allows you to see changes in the datatabase in real-time. Our aim is to have complete data records when all snakes are classified, described named and rated, but it will take some time to get there.

Snake classification by toxicity

Number of species Percentage Toxicity Toxicity class
1583 species 44.86 % ??? toxicity unknown
30 species 0.85 % venomous - considered harmless
255 species 7.23 % ☠☠ venomous - harmful
320 species 9.07 % ☠☠☠ venomous - dangerous
395 species 11.19 % ☠☠☠☠ venomous - very dangerous
245 species 6.94 % ?☠? venomous - bite effect unknown
701 species 19.86 % --- nonvenomous
3529 species 100 %

Common names for snakes

Number of species Percentage Description
3528 species 100 % have common names assigned
11184 names listed in the database