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Cottonmouths have elliptical pupils or "cat eyes" and water snakes have round pupils. Cottonmouths often appear more buoyant when swimming with much of their back above the water surface. When water snakes swim, most of their body is submerged with just their head poking out.What is the difference between a water moccasin and a water snake?
However, for its length, the body of this snake is still more slender than the body of a water moccasin, AND the tail is much longer and thinner. 2. HEAD AND NECK SIZE AND SHAPEWhat is the difference between a corn snake and a Copperhead?
Copperheads are shy and their coloring and pattern is very similar to corn snakes, but the copperhead has a dark-colored hourglass shape sideways on its back. Avoid irrigating your lawn so it does not attract egg-laying Japanese beetle adults.How do you identify harmless snakes near water?
Sadly, harmless snakes are often killed out of fear for the safety of family and pets. Most people, even those who aren't afraid of snakes, would feel safer if they knew how to rapidly identify snakes near water as harmless or venomous. So how can you tell them apart? Usually found near water? Body shape is... Body dark, often with bands?