Chinese smooth water snake, Chinese mud snake, Chinese rice paddy snake
The Chinese water snake, Chinese smooth water snake, Chinese mud snake or Chinese rice paddy snake (Enhydris chinensis or Myrrophis chinensis ) is a species of mildly venomous, rear-fanged snake, endemic to Asia.
Enhydris chinensis is a relatively small snake reaching total length (including tail) of up to 80 cm (31 in).
As the common name suggests, the Chinese water snake is a highly aquatic species, adapting well to human-altered environments such as fish pools and rice paddies.Show Less
The Chinese water snake typically feeds on fish and amphibians.