red–bellied snake

noun

Definition of red–bellied snake

  1. 1 :  any of several American colubrid snakes with coral or reddish ventral surfaces: such as a :  western ring-necked snake b :  a woodland snake (Storeria occipitomaculata) of the Mississippi valley and southeast to Florida

  2. 2 :  an Australian elapid snake (Pseudelaps squamulosus) that is brown or blackish above and salmon-red below and is venomous but not dangerous to man

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