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Northwestern garter snake

Thamnophis ordinoides


This morph is chocolate brown with only a faint dorsal stripe and lateral markings.


Under debris in non-native grassland, further located in a mosaic of hayfields, pasture, and variously-aged stands of Douglas-fir forest.


Found with a lighter morph northwestern garter snake, and a common garter snake

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Jeff Dreier
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Jeff Dreier

Washington, USA

Spotted on Jul 4, 2012
Submitted on Jun 14, 2013

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