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Terrestrial Gartersnake

Thamnophis elegans


This was found in some tall grass. It wasn't aggressive at all; it was quite friendly actually


This one was found around the bank of a creek in tall grass.

2 Species ID Suggestions

Terrestrial Gartersnake
Thamnophis elegans (Family) Colubrid Snakes - Montana Field Guide
Aaron_G 10 years ago
Terrestrial gartersnake
Thamnophis elegans Terrestrial Gartersnake - Montana Field Guide

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Captain Nature
Captain Nature 10 years ago

consider puting this on montana wildlife mission

Aaron_G 10 years ago

Obviously, I agree with Geoffrey. :-)

KarenL 10 years ago

It's a lovely garter snake! I'm not sure of the sub-species but I am sure one of our experts can help you with that.
You might like to add this to the Snakes of the United States mission

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Montana, USA

Spotted on Jul 5, 2012
Submitted on Jul 6, 2012

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