Can A Snake Bite Underwater?


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Shirley McLean Profile
Shirley McLean answered
Water moccasins, or cottonmouths in the South are common examples of snakes that can bite underwater.
Xavier Arauz Profile
Xavier Arauz answered
Yes, snakes breathe through a small tube at the bottom of their mouths and can close it when underwater enabling them to bite without drowning.
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baker commented
Just think about it a water snake anacondas they eat their food underwater
Maria Not Telling Profile
There are lots of snakes who are fully water snakes they have gills they never com up for air so thats a yes
Selie Visa Profile
Selie Visa answered
Yes. There are about 55 species of true sea snakes. Sea snakes can remain submerged for several hours, possibly as much as eight or more.

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