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    • Eastern Garter Snake
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    • Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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wabbytwax

Date

August 26, 2014

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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nicolebot

Date

August 24, 2014 05:33 PM EDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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nationalaquarium

Date

May 9, 2014 10:49 AM EDT

Description

Photo credit: Laura Bankey

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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maractwin

Date

August 18, 2014 12:39 PM EDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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mothvet

Date

August 16, 2014

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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sarahcarline

Date

August 17, 2014

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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alicep

Date

August 15, 2014

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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worldly3

Date

August 16, 2014

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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timbir5

Date

August 16, 2014 03:15 PM EDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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dweeks

Date

June 1, 2008 12:55 PM EDT

Description

Eastern Garter Snake (Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis), photographed in Allegheny Township, Butler County, Pennsylvania.

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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dweeks

Date

May 10, 2014 04:31 PM EDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

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robvanepps

Date

August 14, 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.