water snake


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to water snake: Northern Water Snake

water snake

n.
1. Any of various North American colubrid snakes of the genus Nerodia, living in or frequenting freshwater streams and ponds.
2. Any of various aquatic or semiaquatic snakes.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Notes on the food and reproduction of the Pelee Island water snake, Natrix sipedon insularum Conant and Clay.
Caption: CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT: The northern water snake is a nonvenomous water species.
The petrified adult water snake inside lurched up defending itself the only way it could.
Sometime also referred to as the Water Snake's heart line, it is located 180 light years away from us.
The Aquarian personal New Year point comes on February 10, with a new Moon that marks the Chinese year of the water snake.
I took these photos of a water snake eating a white perch on the shore of the Hudson River in Poughkeepsie.
The dying water snake, fat as a rope, a rhythm of bulges, but from what?
Cancer, the mythical crab that attacked Hercules in his fight with Hydra the water snake, is an inconspicuous zodiacal constellation.
They had grown to the point where a lot of the predators that typically dined on them no longer could, a fact underscored when a water snake shot across the lily pads looking to eat any of the numerous frogs and tadpoles in the area.
I wasn't too sure if I would follow the advice not to jump out of the raft if a water snake swam in.
At the rear, above the fuchsia water snake battery cover, the stainless steel Camera Shutter reveals engine-turned concentric circle finishing.