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Researchers identified no species immune to the fungal disease, found already in wild species such as garter snakes, milk snakes and vipers in the eastern United States, as well as three species in Europe.
Responding to a call about a snake that became tangled in garden mesh netting, an officer removed the garter snake and released it to the wild.
Common garter snakes, for example, birth live young, while pythons lay eggs and guard them.
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Definition of garter snake for English Language Learners
: a harmless American snake that has stripes along its back
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