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Sagehen Creek Field Station (Google, OSM)
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Lots of these little guys around here. This one was farther from the creek than usual.

wildlife
Jul. 18, 2012 19:43:41 -0700
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Posted by faerthen over 2 years ago (Flag)
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I'm going with T.elegans elegans over T. sirtalis fitchi based on the lack of red

Posted by loarie over 2 years ago (Flag)
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Yeah, I've seen the ones with red over in Independence Creek, but not here at Sagehen.

Posted by faerthen over 2 years ago (Flag)
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Identification Summary

Western Terrestrial Garter Snake - Photo (c) J. N. Stuart, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
Community ID: Western Terrestrial Garter Snake (Thamnophis elegans)
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