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  • Scientific Names
    • Thamnophis sirtalis
    • Coluber sirtalis
    • Eutaenia sirtalis
    • Eutainia concinna
    • Eutainia dorsalis
    • Eutainia infernalis
    • Eutainia pickeringii
    • Eutainia sirtalis
    • Eutanaeia sirtalis
    • Tropidonotus bi-punctatus
    • Tropidonotus bipunctatus
    • Tropidonotus concinnus
    • Tropidonotus ordinatus sirtalis
  • German
    • Gewohnliche Strumpfbandnatter
    • Gewöhnliche Strumpfbandnatter
  • English
    • Common Garter Snake
    • San Francisco Garter Snake
  • Spanish
    • culebra listonada común
    • culebra de agua

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Recent observations

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Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

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August 19, 2014 02:49 PM EDT

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Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

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mcpd_biologist

Date

August 14, 2014

Description

with watersnake to the left

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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nationalaquarium

Date

May 9, 2014 10:49 AM EDT

Description

Photo credit: Laura Bankey

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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maractwin

Date

August 18, 2014 12:39 PM EDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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mothvet

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August 16, 2014

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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sarahcarline

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August 17, 2014

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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alicep

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August 15, 2014

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Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

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carrieseltzer

Date

May 20, 2011 12:46 PM EDT

Description

Garter snake in Tahquamenon Falls State Park

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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worldly3

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August 16, 2014

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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timbir5

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August 16, 2014 03:15 PM EDT

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Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

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lfelliott

Date

August 16, 2014 01:40 PM CDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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dweeks

Date

June 1, 2008 12:55 PM EDT

Description

Eastern Garter Snake (Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis), photographed in Allegheny Township, Butler County, Pennsylvania.

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Description from Wikipedia

The Common Garter Snake (Thamnophis sirtalis) is an indigenous North American snake found widely across the continent. Most garter snakes have a pattern of yellow stripes on a brown or green background and their average length is about 55 cm (22 in), with a maximum length of about 137 cm (54 in). The average body mass is 150 g (5.3 oz).

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Conservation Summary

Source: IUCN 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.4. http://www.iucnredlist.org/technical-documents/spatial-data. Downloaded March 2011.
Description: NatureServe