Copperhead Identification Test

Safety Precautions in Copperhead Country || Copperhead Look-a-Likes


Identify the Copperheads

The objective is to test your ability to pick-out the copperheads from the 25 native snakes pictured. If you are up to the challenge, try to identify all the snakes pictured. All the snakes are identified on the answer page, link given on the bottom of this page.

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FROGS

Virginia is home to 28 species of frogs and toads.

SALAMANDERS

We have a large diversity of salamanders consisting of 56 different species and subspecies.

LIZARDS

Virginia is home to 9 native lizard species and two introduced species, the Mediterranean Gecko and the Italian Wall Lizard.

SNAKES

The Commonwealth is home to 34 species and subspecies of snake. Only 3 species are venomous.

TURTLES

Virginia has 25 species and subspecies of turtle. Five of these species are sea turtle.