Thamnophis sirtalis

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a garter snake that is widespread in North America

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However, Thamnophis sirtalis (Common Gartersnakes) are not uncommon in Crater Lake National Park and are often found on the lakeshore (elevation approximately [greater than or equal to] 1900 m) as well as in other areas of the park (Farner and Kezer 1953).
Common Name Scientific Name Atlantic salt marsh Nerodia clarkii taeniata snake Concho water Nerodia paucimaculata snake Copperbelly water Nerodia erythrogaster neglecta snake Eastern indigo Drymarchon corais couperi snake Giant garter snake Thamnophis gigas Lake Erie Nerodia sipedon insularum water snake New Mexico Crotalus willardi obscurus ridge-nose rattlesnake San Francisco Thamnophis sirtalis tetrataenia garter snake Whipsnake Masticophis lateralis euryxanthus (striped racer), Alameda Common Name Range[dagger] Status[double dagger] Atlantic salt marsh FL (coastal areas of T snake Volusin, Brevard and Indian River counties) Concho water TX (Concho and Colorado T snake river basins of the Rolling Plains) Copperbelly water IL, IN, MI, OH, KY T snake (IN north of 40[degrees] N.
Repeated injections of TTX do not affect TTX resistance or growth in the garter snake Thamnophis sirtalis.
The effect of ingestive status on the thermoregulatory behavior of Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis and Thamnophis sirtalis parietalis.
Quantitative genetics of scale counts in the garter snake Thamnophis sirtalis.
Fitting said the garter, whose full name is Thamnophis sirtalis tetretaenia, has decidedly aggressive eating habits: he grabs, coils and constricts his prey.
Like other male vertebrates, the red-sided garter snake, Thamnophis sirtalis parietalis, owes its sex drive to the hormone testosterone.
Activity patterns of garter snakes, Thamnophis sirtalis, in relation to weather conditions at a fish hatchery on Vancouver Island, British Columbia.
The population of Taricha granulosa from Soap Creek Ponds, Benton County, Oregon has a very the high toxicity level (up to 28 mg of TTX) and has only a single successful predator, Thamnophis sirtalis (Common Gartersnake) (Brodie 1968).
and an American robin was seen carrying a juvenile common garter snake, Thamnophis sirtalis (Jayne and Bennett, 1990).
sicula and the snakes Thamnophis sirtalis and Vipera berus (common European adder) also are capable of short-term freezing survival.
Species 19-Oct-03 24-Oct-04 14-Oct-05 Agkistrodon contortrix (copperhead) 2 1 0 Agkistrodon piscivorus (cottonmouth) 11 8 12 Coluber constrictor (racer) 2 5 1 Crotalus horridus (timber rattlesnake) 2 1 4 Nerodia erythrogaster (plainbelly water snake) 3 1 0 Nerodia sipedon (northern water snake) 0 0 0 Opheodrys aestivus (rough green snake) 13 1 6 Pantherophis spiloides (gray ratsnake) 9 2 2 Storeria dekayi (brown snake) 4 0 0 Thamnophis proximus (western ribbon snake) 2 3 2 Thamnophis sirtalis (common garter snake) 0 4 0 Mean Total individuals 48 26 27 Survey hours 3 3.
Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis (Linnaeus, 1758), Eastern Gartersnake (I, II, III, IV)
Laboratory experiments in which snakes were offered earthworm prey in either the presence or absence of an environmental variable that may increase habitat complexity, indicated that overall foraging behavior of Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis did not differ significantly between treatments: however, foraging success was significantly higher in a completely barren environment.
A striking form of polymorphism is found in the common garter snake, Thamnophis sirtalis.