genus Carphophis

noun
thunder snake
Syn: ↑Carphophis
Hypernyms: ↑reptile genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Colubridae, ↑family Colubridae
Member Meronyms: ↑thunder snake, ↑worm snake, ↑Carphophis amoenus

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  • Carphophis — Taxobox name = Carphophis image width = image caption = regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Reptilia ordo = Squamata subordo = Serpentes familia = Colubridae subfamilia = Xenodontinae genus = Carphophis genus authority = Gervais, 1843… …   Wikipedia

  • Carphophis vermis — Taxobox name = Western Worm Snake regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Reptilia ordo = Squamata subordo = Serpentes familia = Colubridae subfamilia = Xenodontinae genus = Carphophis species = C. vermis binomial = Carphophis vermis… …   Wikipedia

  • Carphophis — noun thunder snake • Syn: ↑genus Carphophis • Hypernyms: ↑reptile genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Colubridae, ↑family Colubridae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Carphophis amoenus — noun small reddish wormlike snake of eastern United States • Syn: ↑thunder snake, ↑worm snake • Hypernyms: ↑colubrid snake, ↑colubrid • Member Holonyms: ↑Carphophis, ↑genus Carpho …   Useful english dictionary

  • reptile genus — noun a genus of reptiles • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑Chelonia, ↑genus Chelonia, ↑Caretta, ↑genus Caretta, ↑Lepidochelys, ↑genus Lepidochelys, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • List of Texas reptiles — This is a list of Texas reptiles, including all snakes, lizards, crocodilians, and turtles native to the state of Texas.The state of Texas has a large variety of habitats, from swamps, coastal marshes and pine forests in the east, rocky hills and …   Wikipedia

  • Colubridae — noun nonvenomous snakes; about two thirds of all living species • Syn: ↑family Colubridae • Hypernyms: ↑reptile family • Member Holonyms: ↑Serpentes, ↑suborder Serpentes, ↑Ophidia, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Colubridae — noun nonvenomous snakes; about two thirds of all living species • Syn: ↑Colubridae • Hypernyms: ↑reptile family • Member Holonyms: ↑Serpentes, ↑suborder Serpentes, ↑Ophidia, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • worm snake — noun 1. wormlike burrowing snake of warm regions having vestigial eyes • Syn: ↑blind snake • Hypernyms: ↑snake, ↑serpent, ↑ophidian • Hyponyms: ↑western blind snake, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • thunder snake — noun small reddish wormlike snake of eastern United States • Syn: ↑worm snake, ↑Carphophis amoenus • Hypernyms: ↑colubrid snake, ↑colubrid • Member Holonyms: ↑Carphophis, ↑gen …   Useful english dictionary

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