Definition of Potamophis
1. Noun. Ground snakes.
Generic synonyms: Reptile Genus
Group relationships: Colubridae, Family Colubridae
Member holonyms: Eastern Ground Snake, Haldea Striatula, Potamophis Striatula
Lexicographical Neighbors of Potamophis
Literary usage of Potamophis
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Catalogue of the Snakes in the British Museum (Natural History) by George Albert Boulenger (1893)
"potamophis, part., Schmidt, Abh. Naturw. Hamb. ii. 1852, p. 75. Teeth subequal, about 15 in each maxillary. Head not distinct from neck, small, covered with ..."