Storeria dekayiNon-VenomousKSNPC status is: Unlisted
Small snake. Adults typically 9 to 13" in length. Vriable color and pattern from plain brown to gray, dark brown or reddish brown. Some have dark head. Look for double row of small dark spots around a light central stripe. Similar snakes are the earth snake which has no pattern, ringneck and worm snake which have smooth scales.Notes:
Eats earthworms and slugs. Lives under logs, boards, litter and moist forest habitats.