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

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Recent observations

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Observer

james3

Date

April 13, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Terrestrial Garter Snake Thamnophis elegans

Observer

js_young

Date

April 8, 2014 05:00 PM PDT

Description

restored pond/wetland upland scrub habitat

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Terrestrial Garter Snake Thamnophis elegans

Observer

js_young

Date

April 8, 2014 05:00 PM PDT

Description

restored pond/wetland upland scrub habitat

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Terrestrial Garter Snake Thamnophis elegans

Observer

js_young

Date

April 8, 2014 05:00 PM PDT

Description

restored pond/wetland upland scrub habitat

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Western Terrestrial Garter Snake Thamnophis elegans

Observer

js_young

Date

April 8, 2014 05:00 PM PDT

Description

restored pond/wetland upland scrub habitat

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Terrestrial Garter Snake Thamnophis elegans

Observer

js_young

Date

April 8, 2014 05:00 PM PDT

Description

restored pond/wetland upland scrub habitat

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Terrestrial Garter Snake Thamnophis elegans

Observer

tiwane

Date

April 5, 2014 03:45 PM PDT

Place

San Mateo, California, United States (Google, OSM)

Description

Western Terrestrial Garter Snake (Thamnophis elegans).

It was very warm and bit the heck out of me, as well as musking and bleeding on me. First time I've had a T. elegans do that.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Terrestrial Garter Snake Thamnophis elegans

Observer

danielled83

Date

April 6, 2014 02:57 PM PDT

Place

Skyline Blvd, Half Moon Bay, CA, US (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Terrestrial Garter Snake Thamnophis elegans

Observer

dpom

Date

April 6, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Wandering Garter Snake Thamnophis elegans ssp. vagrans

Observer

danielcarpenter2

Date

April 6, 2014 04:34 PM MDT

Description

18"

Photos / Sounds

What

Coast Garter Snake Thamnophis elegans

Observer

egret4

Date

April 6, 2014 01:11 PM PDT

Description

In garden - PVC irrigation live in photo

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Terrestrial Garter Snake Thamnophis elegans

Observer

kueda

Date

April 5, 2014 03:48 PM PDT

Place

San Mateo County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)
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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.