Taxon profile


Great Plains Rat Snake
Pantherophis emoryi (Baird & Girard, 1853)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  order Squamata - lizards and snakes »  family Colubridae - colubrids »  genus Pantherophis - rat snake

Scientific synonyms

Coluber emoryi Cope, 1886
Coluber laetus Boulenger
Coluber rhinomegas Cope, 1860
Elaphe emoryi (Baird & Girard, 1853)
Elaphe emoryi intermontana Woodbury & Woodbury, 1942
Elaphe emoryi var. intermontana
Elaphe guttata emoryi
Elaphe guttata intermontana
Elaphe laeta Woodbury, 1942
Elaphe laeta intermontanus

Least Concern



Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Pantherophis emoryi emoryi (Baird & Girard, 1853) - Great Plains Rat Snake
subspecies Pantherophis emoryi meahllmorum (Smith, Chiszar, Staley & Tepedelen, 1994) - Southern Plains Rat Snake

Links and literature

EN Reptile Database - Search [genus=Pantherophis&species=emoryi]

Reptile Database - Search [] [as Pantherophis emoryi (BAIRD & GIRARD, 1853)]
Data retrieved on: 20 August 2018
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [63861]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Pantherophis emoryi (Baird & Girard, 1853)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018

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