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Common Garter Snake

Thamnophis sirtalis


50-130 cm in length coloration from dark olive-green to black.


Lower elevations, in or close to water, common in BC and Alberta, Canada


Possibly younger snake, as it was only about 30-40 cm.

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1 Comment

Christy Chow
Christy Chow 6 years ago

Nice shot! Please consider adding it to the "Reptiles of the Pacific Northwest" mission!

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Kimberley, British Columbia, Canada

Spotted on Aug 14, 2013
Submitted on Aug 15, 2013

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