The buff striped keelback (Amphiesma stolatum) is a species of nonvenomous colubrid snake found across Asia. and grass snakes. It resembles an Asian version of the American garter snake. It is quite a common snake but is rarely seen.
Garter snake is a common name for the generally harmless, small to medium- sized snakes belonging to the genus Thamnophis. Endemic to North America.
Garter snake, (genus Thamnophis), any of more than a dozen species of nonvenomous snakes having a striped pattern suggesting a garter: typically, one or three longitudinal yellow to red stripes, between which are checkered blotches. Authorities differ as to the number of species.