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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 listonada común
    • culebra de agua

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

Observer

gberry

Date

July 30, 2014 11:09 AM EDT

Description

Two snakes living in the rocks under our tomato garden

Photos / Sounds

What

Valley Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. fitchi

Observer

james3

Date

July 29, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

California Red-sided Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. infernalis

Observer

aidankelly

Date

July 15, 2014

Description

was at a pond feeding on Sierran tree frogs.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

tiwane

Date

July 26, 2014

Description

One of two snakes that slipped through my fingers into the brush today. Grr...

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

Observer

krystawyn

Date

July 26, 2014 08:57 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

nicolebot

Date

July 16, 2014 12:15 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

What

Valley Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. fitchi

Observer

allieaaa

Date

July 15, 2014

Description

Found near double ponds. Thin, small, stinky.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

gtsalmon

Date

June 25, 2012 12:40 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Imaged only. GTS 1302.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Garter snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Date

July 22, 2014 01:08 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

gtsalmon

Date

June 14, 2013 04:52 PM CDT

Description

AOR on Creek Road (just off Route 9G), Town of Hyde Park. Not collected. GTS 1661.

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

Observer

treichard

Date

July 12, 2014 11:01 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis

Observer

srall

Date

July 20, 2014
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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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