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What kind of snake flattens his head when threatened?

Cobras are famous for spreading a hood behind their head as a threat display. There are many different species. This site may be helpful.

No cobras live in North America, but our native hognosed snakes will raise and flatten their necks slightly when threatened. They are not poisonous and very unlikely to bite a person.

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