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    • Eastern Garter Snake
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    • Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis

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Recent observations

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

ocas

Date

September 13, 2014

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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eraskin

Date

September 10, 2014

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Date

September 11, 2014

Description

On trail around Eddy Lake (South). 1ft 5inches.

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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ebriggs

Date

September 11, 2014 08:38 AM EDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

sadams2409

Date

September 10, 2014 05:36 PM EDT

Description

This snake eats worms, frogs, leeches, slugs, and insects. It mates one time a year during the summer and borns 6 to 50. It commonly lives in Meadows come home marshes, ditches, and streams,

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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shelleytender

Date

September 8, 2014 04:21 PM EDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

jansonjones

Date

April 9, 2014 03:39 PM EDT

Description

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, the Eastern garter snake, photographed in Flagler county, Florida (09 April 2014). Janson Jones, http://dusttracks.com.

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Eastern garter snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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sekul

Date

September 6, 2014 06:01 PM EDT

Description

Unfortunately it was dead, but it had a cool green pattern on its back

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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camellsworth

Date

September 5, 2014 04:25 PM EDT

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Eastern Garter snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Date

September 1, 2014 02:05 PM EDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

September 2, 2014 11:52 AM EDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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wabbytwax

Date

August 26, 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

No range data available.