Opheodrys

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Noun1.Opheodrys - North American green snakes
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
Colubridae, family Colubridae - nonvenomous snakes; about two-thirds of all living species
green snake, grass snake - either of two North American chiefly insectivorous snakes that are green in color
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Rough Greensnake (Opheodrys aestivus) --A pair adult of Rough Greensnakes (one male, one female) was found dead on Stemler Road at SCNP on 5 September 2005.
Amateur herpetologists may consider volunteering to help the Division of Fisheries and Wildlife's Natural Heritage and Endangered Species Program, reporting sightings of smooth greensnake, eastern hog-nosed snake, eastern ribbonsnake, eastern musk turtle, spotted turtle, and northern leopard frog.
Opheodrys vernalis (Harlan, 1827), Smooth Greensnake (I, II, III, IV)