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Storeria dekayi

Dekay's Brown Snake

Unclear toxicity ??? Unclear dangerousness ref
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  • Length Adult

  • up to 53 cm ref
  • Length Newborn

  • unknown
  • Reproduction

  • unknown ref
  • Pupil Shape (when closed!)

  • round (or oval) ref

Altitude range

Vertical distribution

0 to 1500 meter above sea level (a.s.l.) ref

Subspecies & Common Names

Storeria dekayi  AFRO-SEMINOLE CREOLE Bamba, CAJUN FRENCH Ground Rattler, Vipère, ENGLISH Brown Grass Snake, Brown Snake, Brown Wood Snake, Central Brown Snake, Common Brown Snake, Dekay's Brown Snake, DeKay's Ground Snake, DeKay's Little Brown Snake, DeKay's Little Ground Snake, DeKay's Snake, Dugès Brown Snake, Garden Snake, Grass Snake, Gray Bellied Brown Snake, Grey Bellied Brown Snake, Ground Rattler, Ground Snake, House Snake, Litte Grey Snake, Little Brown Snake, Marsh Brown Snake, Marsh DeKay's Snake, Mexican Brown Snake, Midland Brown Snake, Midland DeKay's Snake, North American Brown Snake, Northeastern Brown Snake, Northern Brown Snake, Northern DeKay's Snake, Redbelly Snake, Rock Snake, Rough Brown Snake, Small Brown Snake, Spotted Adder, Spotted Brown Snake, Spotted Snake, Storer's Snake, Texas Brown Snake, Texas DeKay's Snake, Trapido's Brown Snake, Tropical Brown Snake, Worm Snake, Wright's Brown Snake, FINNISH Dekaynkäärme, FRENCH Couleuvre Brune, Vipère, GERMAN Barunnatter, Braunnatter, Braunschlange, Gewöhnliche Braunnatter, Gewöhnliche Braunschlange, Nördliche Braunnatter, SPANISH Culebra De Cuello Blanco, Culebra De DeKay, Culebra Parcda Del Estero, Culebra Parda, Culebra Parda De Dugès, Culebra Parda De Trapido, Culebra Parda Texana, Culebra Parda Tropical, Culebra Parde Del Norte, Traga Lombriz Café ref

Full Taxonomy

  • I. Superfamily Colubroidea

  • Colubrids, elapids and vipers
  • II. Family Colubridae

  • Colubrids
  • III. Subfamily Natricinae

  • Natricinae
  • IV. Genus Storeria

  • Redbelly snakes
  • V. Species Storeria dekayi

  • Dekay's Brown Snake
  • VI. snakeID

  • 3287
Look up complete taxonomic records of Storeria dekayi (including synonyms) at THE REPTILE DATABASE (by Peter Uetz et al).