Santa Cruz Garter
SANTA CRUZ GARTER, is a subspecies of the atratus complex. They are a black colored garter snake with a boldly defined yellow or orange dorsal stripe.They have miniscule white fleckings throughout their body and generally the throat is a lemon yellow color. The adults we have had in our collection have been small by thamnophis standards, females averaging 18" and males 12" in length. The adults feed aggressively on mice and feeder fish.
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