Northwest Snakes

This is a list of snakes found in Oregon and Washington.
Click on the links to see groups of photographs of the snakes and their habitat.

Scientific Name Common Name
Charina bottae Northern Rubber Boa
Coluber constrictor mormon
(=Coluber mormon)
Western Yellow-bellied Racer
Contia longicaudae Forest Sharp-tailed Snake
Contia tenuis Sharp-tailed Snake
Crotalus oreganus lutosus Great Basin Rattlesnake
Crotalus oreganus oreganus
(=Crotalus oreganus)
Northern Pacific Rattlesnake
Diadophis punctatus occidentalis Northwestern Ring-necked Snake
Hypsiglena chlorophaea deserticola
(=Hypsiglena torquata deserticola)
Desert Nightsnake
Lampropeltis getula californiae California Kingsnake
Lampropeltis zonata Caifornia Mountain Kingsnake
Coluber taeniatus taeniatus
(= Masticophis taeniatus taeniatus)
Desert Striped Whipsnake
Pituophis catenifer catenifer Pacific Gopher Snake
Pituophis catenifer deserticola Great Basin Gopher Snake
Sonora semiannulata semiannulata Variable Groundsnake
Thamnophis atratus hydrophilus Oregon Gartersnake
Thamnophis elegans elegans Mountain Gartersnake
Thamnophis elegans terrestris Coast Gartersnake
Thamnophis elegans vagrans Wandering Gartersnake
Thamnophis ordinoides Northwestern Gartersnake
Thamnophis sirtalis concinnus Red-spotted Gartersnake
Thamnophis sirtalis fitchi Valley Gartersnake
Thamnophis sirtalis pickeringii Puget Sound Gartersnake


Home Site Map About Us Identification Lists Maps Photos More Lists CA Snakes CA Lizards CA Turtles CA Salamanders CA Frogs
Contact Us Usage Resources Rattlesnakes Sounds Videos FieldHerping Yard Herps Behavior Herp Fun CA Regulations
Beyond CA All Herps

Northwest Herps

northwest logo

 © 2000 -