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Field Collecting/Observing Sightings of herps in the wild, where-tos and how-tos, as well as photos of herps in their native environment.

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Old 04-17-2013, 01:15 AM   #1
Unusual Garter Snake

Found this fine looking critter while out on the first herping trip of the season.
I have never seen one quite like this and was pleased to get a few pics.
As you can obviously see, it loses the normal black background and stripe towards the last 1/3rd of its body, where it turn a yellowish brown. In addition, it seems to have more of this golden brown coloration flecked throughout its body.
I'm curious to see if the color variation is common in other areas, as I have caught literally hundreds of Garters here in SW Va. and this is the first one that I have seen like this.
Old 04-17-2013, 07:15 PM   #2
Nice pic and find! Thanks for sharing
Old 04-19-2013, 10:43 PM   #3
Pic is now gone????
Photobucket says you deleted or removed it
Old 04-20-2013, 12:16 AM   #4
Not sure how that happened.
Anyways, here it is again.
Old 04-22-2013, 01:27 PM   #5
a mustard color...really nice

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