Classification
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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 de agua
    • Culebra listonada común
  • French
    • couleuvre rayée

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Recent observations

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What

Red-spotted Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. concinnus

Observer

ericamartin

Date

September 27, 2016 01:15 PM PDT

Description

beautifully colorful snake, near boat ramp

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

swampy

Date

September 29, 2016

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Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

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hlight

Date

September 26, 2016 11:16 AM ADT

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Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

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gregg-1

Date

June 9, 2016 09:41 AM EDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

evan29

Date

September 29, 2016 01:29 PM EDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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stevewhite

Date

September 29, 2016 10:44 AM CDT

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Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

Observer

reallifeecology

Date

April 2, 2016 11:29 AM EDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

michaelskvarla

Date

April 24, 2016 01:25 PM EDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

nsharp

Date

September 28, 2016

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Valley Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. fitchi

Observer

ldjaffe

Date

September 25, 2016 10:33 AM PDT

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Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

Observer

derrick7

Date

September 26, 2016 12:46 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

Date

August 30, 2016 02:43 PM EDT

Description

Common Garter Snake eating American Toad

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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.
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