rough green snake

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Synonyms for rough green snake

of southern and eastern United States

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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.
Nine species were regarded as potentially present, four state endangered and five state special concern species, respectively: the northern crawfish frog (Rana areolata), four-toed salamander (Hemidactylium scutatum), eastern mud turtle (Kinosternon subrubrum), Kirtland's snake (Clonophis kirtlandii), northern leopard frog (Rana pipiens), plains leopard frog (Rana blairi), mudpuppy (Necturus maculosus), western ribbon snake (Thamnophis proximus), and rough green snake (Opheodrys aestivus).
The western ribbon snake (Thamnophis proximus) and rough green snake (Opheodrys aestivus) were not found, but they are probably present.
Parker & Plummer (1987) noted that the biomass of a central Arkansas population of rough green snakes (Opheodrys aestivus) was 7.