Classification
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All Names

  • 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
  • Spanish
    • culebra listonada común
    • culebra de agua

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Observer

joewantuch

Date

February 3, 2015

Description

Snake frozen onto river

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Eastern Garter Snake (Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis) Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

reinesovey81

Date

April 18, 2015 01:15 PM EDT

Description

At the MNA Big Valley Sanctuary.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

yasingi

Date

April 15, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Garter Snake (Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis) Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

brianw

Date

April 20, 2015 02:06 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Date

April 19, 2015 03:53 PM EDT

Description

Thought it was premature in the season to see this garter out but the sun was shining so maybe that's all it takes.

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

vilseskog

Date

April 19, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

farkasjk

Date

April 18, 2015 03:34 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

Observer

athryn

Date

April 18, 2015 11:09 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Garter Snake (Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis) Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

kmlech8190

Date

April 15, 2015 12:54 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Date

April 17, 2015

Description

Seen on trail just east of ben's observation tower.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Date

April 16, 2015

Description

2 just east of Eddy Lake beach area.

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Garter Snake (Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis) Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

woodcountyparks

Date

April 15, 2015 02:33 PM EDT
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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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