Classification
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All Names

  • French
    • couleuvre de l'Ouest
  • Scientific Names
    • Thamnophis elegans
    • Eutainia elegans
    • Thamnophis ordinoides elegans
  • English
    • Terrestrial Gartersnake
    • Coast Gartersnake
    • Western Terrestrial Garter Snake
    • Coast Garter Snake
  • German
    • Bergstrumpfbandnatter
  • Spanish
    • culebra listonada elegante
    • culebra de agua
    • culebra de agua nómada occidental terrestre

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Recent observations

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What

Western Terrestrial Garter Snake Thamnophis elegans

Observer

jmaughn

Date

April 17, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

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No photos or sounds

What

Western Terrestrial Garter Snake Thamnophis elegans

Observer

redpanda

Date

April 12, 2015 03:15 PM HST

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Square

What

Coast Gartersnake Thamnophis elegans

Observer

temminicki

Date

April 12, 2015 08:20 AM PDT

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Square

What

Coast Gartersnake Thamnophis elegans

Observer

temminicki

Date

April 12, 2015 08:05 AM PDT

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Square

What

Western Terrestrial Garter Snake Thamnophis elegans

Observer

tiwane

Date

April 9, 2015 02:09 PM PDT

Description

One of two seen there today.

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What

Western Terrestrial Garter Snake Thamnophis elegans

Observer

jmaughn

Date

April 3, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Coast Garter Snake Thamnophis elegans

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

April 1, 2015 10:05 AM PDT

Description

Roadkill - headless.

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Observer

hillwill404

Date

March 29, 2015 12:07 PM PDT

Description

Western terrestrial garter snake. 2feet long, pale yellow stripes(3) some reddish brown

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Square

What

Western Terrestrial Garter Snake Thamnophis elegans

Observer

jmaughn

Date

March 24, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Coast Garter Snake Thamnophis elegans

Observer

dpom

Date

March 24, 2015 01:41 PM PDT

Description

about to shed

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What

Western Terrestrial Garter Snake Thamnophis elegans

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 24, 2015 02:03 PM PDT

Description

Please identify species/sub-species if possible!

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Terrestrial Garter Snake Thamnophis elegans

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 23, 2015 12:57 PM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The western terrestrial garter snake (Thamnophis elegans) is a western North American species of colubrid snake. Seven subspecies are currently recognized.

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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.