ring-necked snake

noun
variants: or less commonly ringneck snake

Definition of ring-necked snake

: any of numerous small smooth colubrid snakes having a yellowish ring about the neck and constituting a genus (Diadophis) with representatives in all parts of the U.S.

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“Ring-necked snake.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ring-necked%20snake. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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