A water moccasin has a big triangular-shaped head, narrow neck, pale snout, “cat-eye” pupils, a dark stripe adjacent to the nostrils, and white coloring inside the mouth. Juveniles...
The Western Cottonmouth is a dark, faintly patterned snake, best known for its defensive posterior of a gaping mouth. It is so named because of the white lining of the mouth cavity. In fact, the...
Common names include variants on water moccasin, swamp moccasin, black
moccasin, cottonmouth, gapper, or simply viper. Many of the common names
Nov 21, 2014 ... The cottonmouth snake, also know as water moccasin, is North America's only
poisonous water snake.
Apr 21, 2013 ... Water snake that keeps eating my small ducks and frogs. He won't be a problem
anymore. Had to disable the comments due to snake lovers ...
Jul 1, 2011 ... There are many harmless watersnakes (genus Nerodia) that are frequently
confused with venomous Water Moccasins a.k.a. Cottonmouths ...
Description: Cottonmouths are venomous semi-aquatic snakes often referred to
as “water moccasins.” They have large, triangular heads with a dark line through
water moccasin or cottonmouth, highly venomous snake , Ancistrodon piscivorus,
of the swamps and bayous of the S United States. Like the...
Some people ask this question when they see a snake in the water. Unfortunately
, many people assume all snakes in the water are Water Moccasins and kill ...
Comparing their markings to a water moccasin can confuse the casual glance.
Rest assured, a brochure provided by the GA DNR contains excellent advice, ...