Storeria Baird and Girard 1853 (brown snake)

Reptilia - Squamata - Colubridae

Parent taxon: Colubridae according to E. D. Cope 1875

See also Behler and King 1979 and Holman 1985

Sister taxa: Abastor, Aglypha, Bascanium, Carphophis, Cemophora, Chilomeniscus, Chionactis, Coluber owenii, Coniophanes, Contia, Cyclophis, Diadophis, Dipsadinae, Dromicus, Dryinoides, Eutaenia, Farancia, Gyalopion, Haldea, Helicops, Hierophis, Hispanophis, Hypsiglena, Leioheterodon, Lodia, Malpolon, Mionatrix, Natricinae, Ophibolus, Opisthoglypha, Osceola, Palaelaphis, Palaeomalpolon, Palaeonatrix, Paleofarancia, Paraoxybelis, Phimothyra, Pollackophis, Proteroglypha, Pseudoboa, Pseudocemophora, Pylmophis, Rhinechis, Rhinocheilus, Sibon, Sonora, Spilotes, Tachyophis, Tantilla, Thamnophis, Trimorphodon, Tropidoclonium, Tropidonotus, Xenodontinae, Zamenis

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (13: Alabama, Florida, Kansas, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia collections)

• Blancan of United States (1: Nebraska)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

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