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Lampropeltis holbrooki Stejneger, 1903 - Speckled Kingsnake


Maps

Locality Map

Locality map for Lampropeltis holbrooki (Speckled Kingsnake)
Locality map for Lampropeltis holbrooki (Speckled Kingsnake).
Map created 28 February 2018.

County Map

County map for Lampropeltis holbrooki (Speckled Kingsnake)
County map for Lampropeltis holbrooki (Speckled Kingsnake).
Map created 28 February 2018.

Currently unavailable: Historical Locality Map

Historical locality map for Lampropeltis holbrooki (Speckled Kingsnake)
Historical locality map for Lampropeltis holbrooki (Speckled Kingsnake). Black circles ( ) represent records after 1986, blue squares ( ) represent records between 1966 and 1986, orange triangles ( ) represent records prior to 1966. Note that more recent records might conceal underlying older records.
Map created 28 February 2018.

Currently unavailable: Historical County Map

Historical county map for Lampropeltis holbrooki (Speckled Kingsnake)
Historical county map for Lampropeltis holbrooki (Speckled Kingsnake). Black circles ( ) represent records after 1986, blue squares ( ) represent records between 1966 and 1986, orange triangles ( ) represent records prior to 1966. Note that only the most recent county record for each county is shown.
Map created 28 February 2018.

Ecological Drainage Locality Map

Ecological Drainage Units map for Lampropeltis holbrooki (Speckled Kingsnake)
Ecological Drainage Units locality map for Lampropeltis holbrooki (Speckled Kingsnake).
Map created 28 February 2018.

Natural Divisions Locality Map

Natural Divisions locality map for Lampropeltis holbrooki (Speckled Kingsnake)
Natural Divisions and Sections locality map for Lampropeltis holbrooki (Speckled Kingsnake).
Map created 28 February 2018.

Major Watersheds Locality Map

Major watersheds map for Lampropeltis holbrooki (Speckled Kingsnake)
Major Watersheds locality map for Lampropeltis holbrooki (Speckled Kingsnake).
Map created 28 February 2018.

Level I Ecoregion Locality Map

Level I Ecoregions map for Lampropeltis holbrooki (Speckled Kingsnake)
Level I Ecoregion locality map for Lampropeltis holbrooki (Speckled Kingsnake).
Map created 28 February 2018.

Level II Ecoregion Locality Map

Level II Ecoregions map for Lampropeltis holbrooki (Speckled Kingsnake)
Level II Ecoregion locality map for Lampropeltis holbrooki (Speckled Kingsnake).
Map created 28 February 2018.

Level III Ecoregion Locality Map

Level III Ecoregions map for Lampropeltis holbrooki (Speckled Kingsnake)
Level III Ecoregion locality map for Lampropeltis holbrooki (Speckled Kingsnake).
Map created 28 February 2018.

Level IV Ecoregion Locality Map

Level IV Ecoregions map for Lampropeltis holbrooki (Speckled Kingsnake)
Level IV Ecoregion locality map for Lampropeltis holbrooki (Speckled Kingsnake).
Map created 28 February 2018.

Native Status

Lampropeltis holbrooki (Speckled Kingsnake) is native to Missouri.

Collection Summary

Lampropeltis holbrooki (Speckled Kingsnake) has a total of 303 valid, non-duplicated collections representing 83 counties and 244 localities. There are a total of 96 collectors and 220 collection dates for the species. This results in a total of 234 expeditions for the species, a measure of unique date / collector(s) combinations. The earliest collection year for the species in Missouri is 1889 and its most recent collection year is 2017. The earliest and latest collection dates (independent of earliest and most recent collection years) are January 7 and December 26, respectively. If you have a new record to report, read the New Records section of the FAQ.

Collection Summary by County

Collection summary for Lampropeltis holbrooki (Speckled Kingsnake) by county. Some values are unavailable since some records are represented solely by historical literature reports, which sometimes lack complete collecting data. Click on a county name to view more information about that county. Click on column headings to sort by that column.
County Localities Collections Collectors Dates Expeditions Earliest Year Latest Year
Adair 2 2 2 2 2 1964 2010
Barry 5 5 5 5 5 1939 2015
Barton 1 1 2 1 1 1998 1998
Bates 1 1 1 1 1 1958 1958
Benton 4 4 5 4 4 1934 2012
Bollinger 5 5 5 5 5 1949 2009
Boone 11 14 7 11 12 1964 2004
Butler 5 5 5 5 5 1939 1995
Caldwell 2 2 1 2 2 2016 2017
Callaway 5 5 4 5 5 1976 2016
Camden 5 5 5 5 5 1934 2012
Cape Girardeau 2 3 2 3 3 1994 1996
Carter 2 2 2 2 2 1983 1983
Cass 1 1 1 1 1 1983 1983
Cedar 3 3 4 3 3 1990 2012
Chariton 1 1 1 1 1 1938 1938
Christian 4 4 5 4 4 1965 2013
Cole 2 2 2 2 2 1988 2012
Cooper 1 1 1 1 1 2013 2013
Crawford 3 5 7 4 4 1902 2009
Dade 2 2 2 2 2 1987 2007
Dallas 3 3 3 3 3 2002 2014
Daviess 2 2 2 2 2 1990 2001
Dent 1 4 2 2 2 1909 1909
Douglas 1 1 1 1 1 1993 1993
Franklin 1 1 1 1 1 2006 2006
Gasconade 1 1 2 1 1 2002 2002
Gentry 4 4 1 4 4 2001 2007
Greene 8 9 5 9 9 1958 2017
Harrison 2 2 3 2 2 1992 2004
Henry 1 1 1 1 1 2015 2015
Hickory 2 2 2 2 2 1966 1992
Howard 1 1 1 1 1
Howell 1 3 2 2 2 1906 1906
Iron 5 6 10 5 6 1933 2009
Jackson 11 16 3 11 13 1938 1984
Jasper 1 1 1 1 1 1982 1982
Jefferson 7 11 3 3 3 1897 1969
Johnson 5 5 4 5 5 1967 1995
Laclede 5 6 8 6 6 1939 2008
Lafayette 1 1 2 1 1 1993 1993
Lawrence 3 3 3 3 3 2003 2015
Lincoln 3 3 4 3 3 1979 2017
Linn 1 1 2 1 1 2004 2004
Macon 1 1 1 1 1 2004 2004
Madison 3 3 4 3 3 1941 1995
Maries 2 2 1 2 2 2000 2015
McDonald 2 10 2 4 4 1922 2002
Miller 6 6 7 6 6 1970 2006
Moniteau 1 1 2 1 1 1992 1992
Montgomery 4 5 4 4 4 1995 2016
Morgan 1 1 1 1 1
Nodaway 2 2 2 2 2 2010 2011
Oregon 3 5 4 4 4 1901 2005
Osage 2 2 2 2 2 1945 2005
Ozark 6 7 8 7 7 1961 2014
Perry 1 1 1 1 1 2016 2016
Pettis 2 2 1 2 2 2013 2013
Phelps 5 6 7 6 6 1898 2016
Polk 2 2 2 2 2 2001 2014
Pulaski 3 3 3 3 3 1959 2002
Ray 2 2 2 2 2 1951 1951
Reynolds 1 1 1 1 1 1950 1950
Ripley 1 1 1 1 1 2005 2005
Saint Charles 6 8 5 7 7 1906 1989
Saint Clair 5 11 6 7 7 1938 2010
Sainte Genevieve 1 1 1 1 1
Saint Francois 2 2 4 2 2 1929 1929
Saint Louis 4 7 4 4 4 1889 1932
Saline 1 1 2 1 1 1992 1992
Shannon 2 2 4 2 2 1991 2010
Stoddard 2 3 2 3 3 1966 1972
Stone 4 6 5 6 6 1906 2016
Sullivan 1 1 1 1 1 2005 2005
Taney 5 7 7 6 6 1967 2012
Texas 2 2 3 2 2 2004 2006
Vernon 1 1 1 1 1 1988 1988
Warren 1 1 1 1 1 2001 2001
Washington 3 8 4 4 5 1935 2011
Wayne 6 7 10 5 5 1976 2015
Webster 2 2 1 2 2 2001 2002
Worth 1 1 1 1 1 2001 2001
Wright 4 4 2 3 3 2002 2010

Potential County Records

Potential counties for Lampropeltis holbrooki (Speckled Kingsnake). Counties are listed in descending order of their likelihood of having this species. Click on a county to view more information about that county. Click on column headings to sort by that column.
Likelihood County Rationale Ecoregion / Watershed
2 Atchison Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Steeply Rolling Loess Prairies
2 Carroll Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Missouri Alluvial Plain
2 Dunklin Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Western Lowlands Pleistocene Valley Trains
2 Grundy Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
2 Livingston Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
4 Audrain Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Claypan Prairie
4 Holt Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Steeply Rolling Loess Prairies
4 Holt Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Rolling Loess Prairies
4 Knox Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Claypan Prairie
4 Mercer Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
4 Newton Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Springfield Plateau
4 Schuyler Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Claypan Prairie
4 Shelby Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Claypan Prairie
5 Scotland Same Level III ecoregion, within 10 miles Central Irregular Plains
6 Andrew Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Rolling Loess Prairies
6 Andrew Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
6 Andrew Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Steeply Rolling Loess Prairies
6 Clay Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
6 Clinton Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
6 De Kalb Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
6 Monroe Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Claypan Prairie
6 Pike Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles River Hills
6 Putnam Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
6 Randolph Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Claypan Prairie
7 New Madrid Same Level III ecoregion, within 20 miles Mississippi Alluvial Plain
7 Pemiscot Same Level III ecoregion, within 20 miles Mississippi Alluvial Plain
7 Platte Same Level III ecoregion, within 20 miles Central Irregular Plains
7 Scott Same Level III ecoregion, within 20 miles Interior River Valleys and Hills
7 Scott Same Level III ecoregion, within 20 miles Mississippi Alluvial Plain
8 Lewis Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Claypan Prairie
8 Ralls Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles River Hills
9 Clark Same Level III ecoregion, within 30 miles Central Irregular Plains
9 Mississippi Same Level III ecoregion, within 30 miles Interior River Valleys and Hills

Linnaean Classification

Kingdom:
Animalia - Animals
Phylum:
Chordata - Chordates
Subphylum:
Vertebrata - Vertebrates
Class:
Reptilia Laurenti, 1768 - Reptiles
Order:
Squamata Oppel, 1811 - Lizards and Snakes
Suborder:
Serpentes Linnaeus, 1758 - Snakes
Family:
Colubridae Oppel, 1811 - Typical Harmless Snakes
Genus:
Lampropeltis Fitzinger, 1843 - Kingsnakes and Milksnakes
Species:
Lampropeltis holbrooki Stejneger, 1903 - Speckled Kingsnake

Recent Taxonomic Synonyms