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  • Scientific Names
    • Heterodon platirhinos
    • Coluber heterodon
    • Heterodon browni
    • Heterodon contortrix
    • Heterodon contortrix browni
    • Heterodon niger
    • Heterodon platyrhinos
    • Heterodon platyrhinus
  • German
    • Ostliche Hakennatter
    • Östliche Hakennatter
    • Hakennasennatter
  • English
    • Eastern Hog-nosed Snake
    • Eastern Hognose Snake
  • French
    • couleuvre à nez plat

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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trnwrinfo

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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stikshot

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April 15, 2016 03:37 PM CDT

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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bchambers

Date

August 29, 2016 04:25 PM CDT

Description

Found dead on path, between meadow and Cibolo Creek.

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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jheuser

Date

May 22, 2010 11:04 PM HST

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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April 24, 2016 02:45 PM CDT

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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bunnyrobinson

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May 1, 2016 11:49 AM CDT

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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chris163

Date

August 25, 2016 02:26 PM CDT

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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danjohnson77077

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May 27, 2016 08:29 AM CDT

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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ryanm2

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December 22, 2015 01:16 PM EST

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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batesarroo

Date

August 21, 2016 03:18 PM EDT

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

Observer

snakewrangler95

Date

August 15, 2016 06:01 PM CDT

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

It is extremely thin. I believe it's a female and just laid eggs, but I have no way of confirming that.

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

Observer

jheuser

Date

September 30, 2008 12:15 AM HST
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Description from Wikipedia

Heterodon platirhinos, commonly known as the eastern hog-nosed snake,spreading adder, or deaf adder, is a harmless colubrid species endemic to North America. No subspecies are currently recognized.

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Conservation Summary

Source: IUCN 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.4. http://www.iucnredlist.org/technical-documents/spatial-data. Downloaded March 2011.
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