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  • French
    • couleuvre rayée de l'Est
  • English
    • Eastern Garter Snake
  • Scientific Names
    • Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis

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Recent observations

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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tesah

Date

October 16, 2014

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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honeybee-kimlyte

Date

May 22, 2015

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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regalis

Date

May 27, 2015 03:31 PM EDT

Description

Moderate sized adult consuming an unknown small frog species. Appeared to be a young Green Frog, but could not confirm.

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Date

May 26, 2015

Description

14" at the top of the shale pile. Ready to shed.

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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susanelliott

Date

May 26, 2015

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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taratara

Date

May 24, 2015 11:55 AM EDT

Description

Wetlands

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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erikamitchell

Date

May 24, 2015 11:16 AM EDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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dyeany2

Date

May 24, 2015 04:31 PM EDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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lisapicelliabel

Date

May 24, 2015 12:29 PM EDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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acryptozoo

Date

May 16, 2015

Description

Melanistic

w/ False potato beetle

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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bettin911

Date

May 23, 2015 04:05 PM EDT

Description

Snake eating a frog on the side of train tracks

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Date

May 21, 2015

Description

Caught near electrical generation plant sign.

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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

No range data available.