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Western Diamond-backed Rattlesnake - Crotalus atrox

Baird and Girard, 1853
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Species Description
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range map
Approximate range of C. atrox



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Western Diamond-backed Rattlesnake Western Diamond-backed Rattlesnake Western Diamond-backed Rattlesnake
Adult, Webb County, Texas Adult, Presidio County, Texas
Western Diamond-backed Rattlesnake Western Diamond-backed Rattlesnake  
Adult, Brewster County, Texas © Klaus Eickelmann  
     
Habitat
Western Diamond-backed Rattlesnake Habitat Western Diamond-backed Rattlesnake Habitat Western Diamond-backed Rattlesnake Habitat
Habitat, Webb County, Texas Habitat, Terrell County, Texas Habitat, Presidio County, Texas
     
Short Videos and Sound
Western Diamond-backed Rattlesnake Habitat Western Diamond-backed Rattlesnake Habitat speaker icon


Several views of a Cochise County, Arizona Western Diamond-backed Rattlesnake rattling and taking a defensive pose with its head and tail elevated. A Western Diamond-backed Rattlesnake rattles in a defensive pose in Sierra County, New Mexico.   Listen to a Western Diamond-backed Rattlesnake rattle and hiss.

(This is the snake shown above in the first row, at the far right.)
     



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