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Nonnative Snakes

Common Name Scientific Name First Observed Introduction Status

Dumeril's Boa

Acrantophis dumerili

2014

Pet trade

Reported

Javan File Snake

Acrochordus javanicus

1970s

Pet trade

Established

Common Vine Snake

Ahaetulla nasuta

2011

Pet trade

Reported

Short-nosed Vine Snake

Ahaetulla prasina

2011

Pet trade

Reported

Red-tailed Boa

Boa constrictor constrictor

1960s

Pet trade

Established

Argentine Boa

Boa constrictor occidentalis

2009

Pet trade

Reported

Common Northern Boa

Boa imperator

2009

Pet trade

Reported

Puerto Rican Racer

Borikenophis portoricensis

2014

Cargo

Reported

Calabar Burrowing Boa

Calabaria reinhardtii

2014

Pet trade

Reported

Virgin Islands Boa

Chilabothrus granti

2014

Cargo

Reported

Puerto Rican Boa

Chilabothrus inornatus

2014

Cargo

Reported

Exuma Cays Boa

Chilabothrus strigilatus

2014

Pet trade

Reported

Golden Flying Snake

Chrysopelea ornata

2011

Pet trade

Reported

Painted Bronzeback

Dendrelaphis pictus

2011

Pet trade

Reported

Rainbow Boa

Epicrates cenchria

1997

Pet trade

Reported

Brown Rainbow Boa

Epicrates maurus

2014

Pet trade

Reported

Tentacle Snake

Erpeton tentaculatum

2010

Pet trade

Reported

Kenyan Sand Boa

Eryx colubrina

2007

Pet trade

Reported

Saharan Sand Boa

Eryx muelleri

2009

Pet trade

Reported

Green Anaconda

Eunectes murinus

2004

Pet trade

Reported

Yellow Anaconda

Eunectes notaeus

2007

Pet trade

Reported

Brahimy Blind Snake

Indotyphlops braminus

1979

Cargo

Established

Guatemalan Milksnake

Lampropeltis abnorma

2009

Pet trade

Reported

Gray-banded Kingsnake

Lampropeltis alterna

2010

Pet trade

Reported

California Kingsnake

Lampropeltis californiae

1992

Pet trade

Reported

Western Milksnake

Lampropeltis gentilis

2015

Pet trade

Reported

Atlantic Central American Milksnake

Lampropeltis polyzona

2009

Pet trade

Reported

Madagascar Leaf-nosed Snake

Langaha madagascariensis

2015

Pet trade

Reported

Whitelip Python

Leiopython fredparkeri

2006

Pet trade

Reported

Monocled Cobra

Naja kaouthia

2015

Pet trade

Reported

King Cobra

Ophiophagus hanna

2001

Pet trade

Reported

Western Ratsnake

Pantherophis obsoletus

2009

Pet trade

Reported

Gophersnake

Pituophis catenifer

2015

Pet trade

Reported

Louisiana Pinesnake

Pituophis ruthveni

2010

Pet trade

Reported

Burmese Python

Python bivitattus

1979

Pet trade

Established

Ball Python

Python regius

1995

Pet trade

Reported

Reticulated Python

Python reticulatus

1989

Pet trade

Reported

Northern African Python

Python sebae

2002

Pet trade

Established

Tiger Chicken Snake

Spiloted pullatus

1976

Pet trade

Reported

Earthworm Blind Snake

Typhlops lumbricalis

1930

Cargo

Reported