Storeria occipitomaculata
Redbelly Snake - Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata.jpg
Redbelly snake
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Suborder: Serpentes
Family: Colubridae
Genus: Storeria
Species:
S. occipitomaculata
Binomial name
Storeria occipitomaculata
(Storer, 1839)
Synonyms
  • Coluber occipitomaculatus
    Storer, 1839
  • Storeria occipitomaculata
    Baird & Girard, 1853
  • Ischnognathus occipitomaculatus
    Günther, 1858

Storeria occipitomaculata, commonly known as the redbelly snake, is a species of snake endemic to North America.

Subspecies

Three subspecies, including the nominotypical subspecies, are recognized as being valid.

External links

  • Storeria occipitomaculata, The IUCN Red List
  • Redbelly Snake, Reptiles and Amphibians of Iowa
  • Red-bellied Snake, Illinois Natural History Survey