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  • Spanish
    • Culebra listonada común
    • culebra de agua
  • French
    • couleuvre rayée
  • 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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

swampy

Date

May 1, 2015

Description

Hibernaculum found.

Photos / Sounds

What

Texas Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. annectens

Observer

ronniemjohns

Date

March 26, 2015 12:01 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Texas Garter Snake just sunning himself on the concrete walking path next on the south side of the pond.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

Observer

joshualincoln

Date

June 27, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

rmedina

Date

October 26, 2008 03:50 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

charlie

Date

June 27, 2015 02:23 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

rpayne

Date

June 27, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

crimmer

Date

June 26, 2015 09:33 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Date

June 25, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Valley Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. fitchi

Observer

sullivanribbit

Date

June 24, 2015 03:04 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 22, 2015

Place

Ferd's Bog (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

susanelliott

Date

June 24, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

fluffberger

Date

June 20, 2015
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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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