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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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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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April 2, 2010 10:37 AM EDT

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Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

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skrentnyjeff

Date

August 10, 2013 12:50 PM CDT

Description

Common Garter Snake (Thamnophis sirtalis) w/ captured Wood Frog (Rana sylvatica) Mauthe Lake State Park Fond du lac County WI August 2013 Jeff Skrentny FB0810 IMG_4113

Common Garter Snake (Thamnophis sirtalis) w/ captured Wood Frog (Rana sylvatica) Mauthe Lake State Park Fond du lac County WI August 2013 Jeff Skrentny FB0810 IMG_4112

Common Garter Snake (Thamnophis sirtalis) w/ captured Wood Frog (Rana sylvatica) Mauthe Lake State Park Fond du lac County WI August 2013 Jeff Skrentny FB0810 IMG_4120

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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July 12, 2011 11:01 AM EDT

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Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

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schoenitz

Date

July 3, 2010 01:07 PM EDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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kevinemetcalf

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August 12, 2003

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Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

Observer

petekleinhenz

Date

January 10, 2014

Description

This was the first herp I saw upon my return to Ohio from Tasmania.

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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April 30, 2011 11:04 AM EDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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peggyo

Date

June 6, 2009 11:10 AM EDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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mperdicas

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June 10, 2012 11:47 PM EDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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ehjalmarson

Date

June 1, 2016 11:02 AM CDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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mperdicas

Date

August 13, 2012 01:07 AM EDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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mperdicas

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the past

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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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