Florida Red-bellied Snake

Storeria occipitomaculata obscura

Average size:  8-12 inches; Record 16 inches.  Young are 2.5 to 4 inches at birth.

Range:  Florida Panhandle and northern peninsula.

Diet: Feeds on small slugs, snails, and earthworms.

Status:  Uncommon.  Often found near hardwood hammocks, pinelands, bogs, marshes, ponds, swamps, and sloughs.


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