Colorado Snakes

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Some snakes may be in more than one category

Plain Snakes

Texas Blind Snake (Leptotyphlops dulcis) SC


Plains Black-headed Snake (Tantilla nigriceps)  


Coachwhip (Masticophis flagellum)  


Northern Water Snake (Nerodia sipedon)


Southwestern Black-headed Snake (Tantilla hobartsmithi)  


Rubber Boa (Charina bottae)


Racer (Coluber constrictor)

Smooth Green Snake (Liochlorophis vernalis)


Ground Snake (Sonora semiannulata)


Ringneck Snake (Diadophis punctatus)



Revised: July 24, 2003