Reptile Species

Albino Checkered Garter Snake, Sm

Courtesy of Sun Pet Ltd.

Species Name

  • Albino Checkered Garter Snake, Sm

Latin Name

  • Thamnophis marcianus

Family

  • Colubridae (Natricinae)

Origin

  • SW USA to Northern Mexico

Care

  • easy

Environment

  • woodland

Temperature

  • 82-88 deg F

Minimum House Size

  • 10 gallon

Lighting

  • medium

Maximum Size in Captivity

  • 18-42.5"

Housing Type

  • aquarium

Species Origin

  • breeder

Compatibility

  • species community

Diet

  • carnivore

Temperament

  • child safe

Reproduction Type

  • live bearer

Reproduction Difficulty

  • easy

Size-Small

  • 6-10"

Size-Medium

  • 10-15"

Size-Large

  • 15-24"

Size-Extra Large

  • 24+"