Rough Green Snake

Opheodrys aestivus

Description 3

NOT venomous. Long head is slightly wider than neck, keeled scales, round pupils. Slender body is green fading to yellow and white on the belly. Typically 22 to 32 inches (56 to 81cm) in length. (J. R. Dixon and J. E. Werler, Texas Snakes: A Field Guide, University of Texas Press, 2000.)

Sources and Credits

  1. (c) 2011 Todd Pierson, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), http://eol.org/data_objects/13161983
  2. (c) Patrick Coin, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), http://eol.org/data_objects/30150238
  3. (c) Amber Leung, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)

More Info

iNat Map

Type not venomous
Pupils round
Scales keeled
Colors green, white, yellow