Storeria dekayi

Storeria dekayi

''For other species commonly referred to as the brown snake, see brown snake.

The Brown Snake is a small species of colubrid snake native to most of the eastern half of the United States, through Mexico and into Central America. The epithet dekayi is in honor of Portuguese-American zoologist James Ellsworth Dekay who collected the first specimen in Long Island, New York.

Subspecies

There are nine recognized subspecies of S. dekayi:

References

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