VENOMOUS SNAKES OF THE U.S. BY SCIENTIFIC NAME


Let me start by saying that I am not a herpetologist. This page is designed to list the venomous snakes of the United States, but should in no way be considered an authoritative list. This page has not been reviewed by a herpetologist.


All snakes belong to the following taxonomic groups.


Below is a list of the venomous snakes that are found in the United States, with their scientific classification within the suborder Serpentes. Click on the common name of the snake for information about that snake.

For more information on venomous snakes, please see the Venomous Links page.


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