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
1665 species 47.2 % ??? ???
31 species 0.9 % venomous - considered harmless
257 species 7.3 % ☠☠ venomous - potentially harmful
319 species 9 % ☠☠☠ venomous - dangerous
404 species 11.4 % ☠☠☠☠ venomous - very dangerous
156 species 4.4 % ?☠? venomous - unclear if dangerous
704 species 19.9 % --- nonvenomous
3536 species 100.2%

Common names for snakes

Number of species Percentage Description
3529 species 100 % have common names assigned
10576 names listed in the database