• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Thessaly, Larissa, Kokkinopilos
  • Photo taken by:
    Trichas, A.
  • Photo taken date:
    April 2007
Grass Snake
Scaled Reptiles
Rivers diorama
Lake ecosystem
Estuaries diorama

Photo of the harmless, non venomous Grass Snake, Natrix natrix. If caught and threatened, it secretes a very smelly fluid and often pretends to be dead turning upside down with its mouth open with a protruding tongue.