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Thamnophis elegans; Terrestrial Garter Snake   

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Thamnophis elegans
Thamnophis elegans
Terrestrial Garter Snake
Photographer: Vance Vredenburg
Organization: Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
Collection: AmphibiaWeb

ID: 1111 1111 1111 1007 (2002-07-14)

Copyright © 1999 Vance Vredenburg

  • date of photo  Jun 19, 1999
  • location   Sixty Lake Basin, Kings Canyon National Park (Fresno County, California, US)
  • family Colubridae
  • notes   This high elevation garter snake (Thamnophis elegans elegans) is one of the most important natural predators on Rana muscosa, the Mountain Yellow-legged Frog. This photo was taken at VTV Lake 30.
  • photo category: Animal - Reptile

  • common names   Terrestrial Garter Snake, Western Terrestrial Garter Snake (ITIS ) Terrestrial Garter Snake (photographer)
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