Striped crayfish snake

Striped crayfish snake

Kingdom
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Subphylum
Class
Order
Family
Genus
SPECIES
Liodytes alleni
WEIGHT
45.1 g
LENGTH
705 mm

The striped crayfish snake is a species of semiaquatic North American snake in the family Colubridae. The species derives its common name from its principal prey, crayfish. This snake is also called Allen's snake, the striped swamp snake, the striped swampsnake, or simply the swamp snake. It is endemic to peninsular Florida. Although rarely seen due to its secretive behavior, it can be found in large numbers in wet areas, with densities approaching 1,300 snakes per hectare .

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Cr

Crepuscular

No

Nocturnal

Ca

Carnivore

In

Insectivores

Na

Natatorial

Te

Terrestrial

Ov

Oviparous

Pr

Precocial

Se

Semiaquatic

So

Solitary

No

Not a migrant

S

starts with

Geography

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Mating Habits

BABY CARRYING
4 to 12

References

1. Striped crayfish snake Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Striped_crayfish_snake
2. Striped crayfish snake on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/63884/90083974

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