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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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California Red-sided Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. infernalis

Observer

dpom

Date

April 28, 2016 09:32 AM PDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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nsharp

Date

April 28, 2016

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Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

Observer

adillar4

Date

April 28, 2016 09:14 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Yellow and brown medium sized snake with black stripes

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Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

Observer

lcole17

Date

September 3, 2014 07:38 AM EDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

April 27, 2016 03:23 PM EDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

clintalexander88

Date

April 27, 2016 05:10 PM EDT

Description

10 degrees c sunny under cover juvenile

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No photos or sounds

What

Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

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franshaska325

Date

April 27, 2016 04:22 PM EDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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thomashulsey

Date

April 27, 2016 11:32 AM EDT

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No photos or sounds

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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jhauger

Date

April 23, 2016

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Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

Observer

macallan

Date

April 24, 2016

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What

Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

Observer

serenajaydee

Date

April 24, 2016 04:41 PM CDT

Description

Weight: 53 grams; snout to vent length: 44.5 cm; total length: 59 cm. Found under our tin labeled: 3.52. Lesions noted on the underside.

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Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

Observer

mrfish33

Date

April 26, 2016
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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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