TITLE

Glass Snake

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Glass Snake, a legless lizard of southern United States. The name refers to the brittle tail, glassy appearance, and snakelike body and motions. Fully grown, glass snakes range from 18 inches (45 cm) to more than three feet (90 cm) long; two-thirds of this length may be tail. The body is covered with green-spotted black, olive, or brown scales. The underside is greenish-white.
ACCESSION #
37309569

 

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