DeKay's Brownsnake - Storeria dekayi
A short brown to gray snake with a fine line along the center bordered by black spots, native to Quebec, feeding on worms, snails and slugs.
- DeKay's Brownsnake (en)
- Culebra parda De Kay (es)
- Couleuvre brune de DeKay (fr)
- De Kay Braunschlange (de)
How to Identify
Smaller than other snakes like Common Garter snake, brown-grey with black spots.
Where & When to Spot
I spotted this species only once at the left entrance to Park Pointe aux Prairies in spring. DeKay's brownsnake is on IUCN Red List of Threatened Species.