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RE: some pics

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Posted by: tspuckler at Thu Dec 20 17:17:22 2012  [ Report Abuse ] [ Email Message ] [ Show All Posts by tspuckler ]  
   

Mike,

Santa Cruz's are short and stocky. Big females are only about two feet and males are smaller. From what I've seen, wild California Red-sideds are much bigger inland than the types found on the coast (which are blue, like yours). Here's an inland California Red-sided Garter that I caught in April - they get bigger than this - sometimes in the four foot range.

Tim
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