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Salvadora grahamiae

Mountain Patchnose Snake

Unclear toxicity ??? Unclear dangerousness ref
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  • Length Adult

  • up to 119 cm ref
  • Length Newborn

  • unknown
  • Reproduction

  • unknown
  • Pupil Shape (when closed!)

  • round (or oval)
  • Fangs

  • rear-fanged ref

Altitude range

Vertical distribution

0 to 2800 meter above sea level (a.s.l.)

Subspecies & Common Names

Salvadora grahamiae  ENGLISH Desert Patch Nose Snake, Eastern Patch Nose Snake, Eastern Patch Nosed Snake, Graham's Salvadora, Graham's Snake, Mountain Patch Nose Snake, Mountain Patch Nosed Snake, Mountain Patchnose Snake, Patch Nose Snake, GERMAN Berg Pflasternasennatter, Pflasternasennatter, SPANISH Culebra Chata, Culebra Chata De Montaña, Culebra Nariz De Parche ref
Salvadora grahamiae grahamiae ENGLISH Banded Flatnose Snake, Eastern Patch Nose Snake, Graham's Flat Nose Snake, Graham's Snake, Great Plains Patch Nose Snake, Mountain Patch Nose Snake, Patch Nose Snake, Plateau Patch Nose Snake, SPANISH Culebra Chata, Culebra Chata De Montaña ref
Salvadora grahamiae lineata ENGLISH Eastern Patch Nose Snake, Flat Nose Snake, Graham's Snake, Rio Grande Patch Nose Snake, Salvadora Snake, Striped Flat Nose Snake, Striped Mouse Snake, Texas Patch Nose Snake, SPANISH Culebra Chata, Culebra Chata Texana, Culebra Rayada ref

Full Taxonomy

  • I. Superfamily Colubroidea

  • Colubrids, elapids and vipers
  • II. Family Colubridae

  • Colubrids
  • III. Subfamily Colubrinae

  • Colubrids
  • IV. Genus Salvadora

  • Patchnose snakes
  • V. Species Salvadora grahamiae

  • Mountain Patchnose Snake
  • VI. snakeID

  • 2164
Look up complete taxonomic records of Salvadora grahamiae (including synonyms) at THE REPTILE DATABASE (by Peter Uetz et al).