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Subsessor bocourti

Bocourt's Water Snake

Venomous 💀💀 Harmful bite ref
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  • Length Adult

  • up to 123 cm ref
  • Length Newborn

  • 22 cm ref
  • Reproduction

  • unknown ref
  • Pupil Shape (when closed!)

  • slit (or vertical elliptical) ref

Subspecies & Common Names

Subsessor bocourti  ENGLISH Bocourt's Water Snake, Bocourt’s Mud Snake, GERMAN Bocourts Wassertrugnatter ref

Full Taxonomy

  • I. Superfamily Colubroidea

  • Colubrids, elapids and vipers
  • II. Family Homalopsidae

  • Stout-bodied water snakes
  • III. Subfamily Incertae_sedis (Homalopsidae)

  • not assigned to any subfamily
  • IV. Genus Subsessor

  • Subsessor
  • V. Species Subsessor bocourti

  • Bocourt's Water Snake
  • VI. snakeID

  • 856
Look up complete taxonomic records of Subsessor bocourti (including synonyms) at THE REPTILE DATABASE (by Peter Uetz et al).