brown tree snake

noun
|Updated on: 21 Jun 2018

Definition of brown tree snake

: a large mildly venomous arboreal colubrid snake (Boiga irregularis) of northern Australia, New Guinea, and the Solomon Islands that has been accidentally introduced into other areas (such as Guam)

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