ringed snake

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Related to ringed snake: grass snake, ringneck snake, milk snake
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Noun1.Ringed snake - harmless European snake with a bright yellow collarringed snake - harmless European snake with a bright yellow collar; common in England
water snake - any of various mostly harmless snakes that live in or near water
Natrix maura, viperine grass snake - a small harmless grass snake
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Language Name English Ringed snake (alternative name) German Ringelnatter Dutch Ringslang Luxembourg Rengelnatter French Couleuvre a collier Italian Biscia dal collare Natrice dal collare Spanish (Castilian) Culebra de collar Catalan Serp de collaret Portuguese Cobra-de-agua-de-colar Basque Suge gorbataduna House 24% Stable/Barn 10% Dung 29% Elsewhere 5% Unknown 32% Figure 2.
The grass snake (Natrix natrix), sometimes called the ringed snake or water snake, is a Eurasian non-venomous snake.
Experimental studies of coral snake mimicry: generalized avoidance of ringed snake patterns by free-ranging avian predators.