gopher snake


Definition of gopher snake

  1. 1 :  a large, nonvenomous, colubrid snake (Pituophis catenifer) of western and central North America that is a powerful constrictor and is white, tan, yellow, or gray with brown or black squarish blotches — see bull snake The gopher snake was formerly placed in the same species as the pine snake and is sometimes mistakenly identified as a rattlesnake.

  2. 2 :  indigo snake


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