What color is a snakes tongue?

United States
November 15, 2006 1:59pm CST
I think black. Thanks for your reply in advance.
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13 responses
@brokentia (10396)
• United States
15 Nov 06
It depends on the snake. I have seen red, pink, gray, black....
• United States
15 Nov 06
Really? Thanks for the info.
@brokentia (10396)
• United States
16 Nov 06
Your welcome very much! I am glad I could help. :)
• United States
17 Nov 06
every one that I have seen has been black or blackish brown
• United States
17 Nov 06
Me too.
@alladisada (2305)
• India
29 Nov 06
I think the color of snakes tongue is reddish pink
• India
17 Nov 06
it depends
• India
17 Nov 06
i really don't hv any idea
@ferryy (1083)
• Indonesia
17 Nov 06
black metalic
@cyfernet (2385)
• United States
17 Nov 06
i think it's black too...
• United States
17 Nov 06
Depends on the snake, but most have a really dark purple colored tongue, which they use to " see " with at night. They pick up heat with it which helps them catch their prey.
@Hemant83 (1282)
• India
17 Nov 06
i think.. it must be pink coloured..
@hitesh369 (534)
• India
17 Nov 06
yes its black
@queeny (80)
• Mauritius
16 Nov 06
I think its black too
@580356 (717)
• India
15 Nov 06
i think black
@devilangelo (4525)
• India
15 Nov 06
i really dont have any clue bout this ..