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Storeria occipitomaculata

Redbelly Snake

Unclear toxicity ??? Unclear dangerousness ref
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  • Length Adult

  • up to 41 cm ref
  • Length Newborn

  • 8 cm ref
  • Reproduction

  • unknown ref
  • Pupil Shape (when closed!)

  • round (or oval) ref

Altitude range

Vertical distribution

0 to 1700 meter above sea level (a.s.l.) ref

Subspecies & Common Names

Storeria occipitomaculata  ENGLISH Brown Snake, Canada Snake, Copper Snake, Ground Snake, Little Red Bellied Snake, North American Brown Snake, Northern Red Bellied Snake, Red Bellied Snake, Red Bellied Storeria, Redbelly Snake, Spotted Neck Snake, Spotted Necked Snake, Storer's Snake, FRENCH Couleuvre à Ventre Rouge, Couleuvre Brune, GERMAN Barunnatter, Braunschlange, Rotbauch Braunnatter, Rotbauch Braunschlange, Rotbäuchige Braunschlange, KOASATI Cintó Patá:la Hómma, SENECA Tkötahe', SPANISH Culebra Parda ref
Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata ENGLISH Brown Snake, Copper Snake, Ground Snake, Little Brown Snake, Little Red Bellied Snake, Northern Red Bellied Snake, Northern Redbelly Snake, Red Bellied Brown Snake, Red Bellied DeKay's Snake, Red Bellied Garter Snake, Red Bellied Ground Snake, Red Bellied Snake, Spot Necked Snake, Storer Snake, Storer's Brown Snake, Storer's Grass Snake, Storer's Snake, Worm Snake, FRENCH Couleuvre à Ventre Rouge, GERMAN Rotbäuchige Braunschlange ref
Storeria occipitomaculata pahasapae ENGLISH Black Hills Red Bellied Snake ref
Storeria occipitomaculata obscura ENGLISH Crane Snake, Florida Red Bellied Snake, Florida Redbelly Snake, Red Bellied Snake 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 occipitomaculata

  • Redbelly Snake
  • VI. snakeID

  • 3289
Look up complete taxonomic records of Storeria occipitomaculata (including synonyms) at THE REPTILE DATABASE (by Peter Uetz et al).