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Related to green snakes: rough green snake, Opheodrys vernalis, smooth green snake
  • noun

Synonyms for green snake

any of numerous African colubrid snakes

either of two North American chiefly insectivorous snakes that are green in color

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Records of Smooth Green Snakes are reported mainly from moist grasslands in central and northeastern Nebraska (Ballinger et al.
Cottonmouths basked in the open, atop leaf litter or boulders, and rough green snakes were prominent against the bluff face or on bare soil at the bluff base.
On those last two holes, the players will feel like they've been transported into the middle of a giant green snakes and ladders board with that beautiful but beastly burn being the viper that can kill their dreams at any moment.
In the tile survey of 2000, there were 12 brown snakes, 766 eastern garters, three milk snakes, two Kirtland's snakes, 27 massasaugas, 6 northern water snakes, and three smooth green snakes.
Parker & Plummer (1987) noted that the biomass of a central Arkansas population of rough green snakes (Opheodrys aestivus) was 7.
Green snakes were once common on the black soil prairies just to the west of the Illinois state line (Seibert 1950).