FANDOM


WikipediaInfo

Snakes were a variety of reptiles.

History Edit

A snake from Brazil was one of the animals on board the Ark. (TV: The Ark)

In Australia in 1987, Tegan Jovanka's father was hospitalised after a snake bite. (PROSE: Encounter on Burnt Snake Flat)

In Haiti in 1915, Charles Oscar Etienne was killed by a snake intended for the Doctor. (PROSE: White Darkness)

A type of giant snake was native to Metebelis III at some point in its history. (TV: The Green Death)

Giant purple Ice Snakes lived on Centuria. (COMIC: Enemy Mine)

The Church once fought lava snakes. (TV: The Time of Angels)

A giant species of snake called the Oroborus was able to consume time. (TV: Oroborus)

Another giant species of snake known as the Sythaks were native to the swamps of Palliox, a planet near Trion. In 1905, the travelling showman Thaddeus P. Winklemeyer had two Sythaks in his freakshow. (AUDIO: Freakshow)

In a jungle on an unnamed planet, Gillian was threatened by a hooded snake, but the First Doctor saved her by throwing his coat over it. (COMIC: The Didus Expedition)

As part of his magic act for the Gods of Ragnarok in the Dark Circus, the Seventh Doctor appeared to conjure a snake, then transform it into his umbrella. (TV: The Greatest Show in the Galaxy)

Colony Sarff was a creature comprised of many snakes working together to mimic one humanoid individual. (TV: The Magician's Apprentice / The Witch's Familiar)

Usages Edit

On Thoros Beta, sand snakes were consumed by the Mentors, such as Kiv. (TV: Mindwarp)

On Earth snake skin was sometimes used to to make shoes. (PROSE: Eternity Weeps, Mad Dogs and Englishmen)

Emotive responses Edit

Colony Sarff Snake

Colony Sarff in his snake form. (TV: The Magician's Apprentice)

Styre's experiments into fear on Sarah Jane Smith caused her to hallucinate a snake on her arm. (TV: The Sontaran Experiment) Polly Wright was also always afraid of snakes. (AUDIO: House of Cards)

When the Mara took physical form away from Dark Places of the Inside it took the form of a giant snake, both as a tattoo and as a physical snake. (TV: Kinda, Snakedance)

Clara Oswald confessed she hated snakes. (PROSE: Into the Nowhere)

References Edit

In an alternate Paris of 1804, Randolph Eging compared the DNA molecule to two snakes coiled together. (PROSE: The Man in the Velvet Mask)

In Greek mythology, Medusa (TV: The Mind Robber) and the Gorgon COMIC: The Gaze of the Gorgon) had snakes for hair.

Snakes and ladders was a game which used images of snakes. (PROSE: Cat's Cradle: Warhead)

The Ouroboros was the symbol of a snake eating its own tail. (PROSE: Falls the Shadow)

The lower half of Qataka's cybernetic body was that of a snake. (PROSE: Timewyrm: Genesys)

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.

Fandom may earn an affiliate commission on sales made from links on this page.

Stream the best stories.

Fandom may earn an affiliate commission on sales made from links on this page.

Get Disney+