Large Snake Lineup for South Florida
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Invasive species
Burmese python
Identification guide

How to Cite

Cole, Jenna, Justin Dalaba, Melissa Miller, and Frank J. Mazzotti. 2021. “Large Snake Lineup for South Florida: WEC439/UW434, 6/2021”. EDIS 2021 (5). Gainesville, FL.


Fifty species of native snakes live in Florida, help maintain a balance in the ecosystem, and encourage healthy crops. Many non-native snakes have become established, as well, and some have harmed the ecosystem. This brochure is a guide to identifying the snakes of south Florida and differentiating between non-native and commonly confused native snake species.
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