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  • French
    • couleuvre à nez plat
  • 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

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Recent observations

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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mason2

Date

April 6, 2015

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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annaperkins

Date

April 15, 2015 03:07 PM CDT

Description

An eastern hog nose snake was observed along the main paved road behind Brackenridge Field Laboratory's main buildings. It was identified as the eastern hog nose snake by the length of the snake relative to diameter and the distinctive upturned nose.

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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nicoleav

Date

April 23, 2015 04:00 PM CDT

Description

Was swimming across Barton Creek, male, when caught flattened its head and hissed

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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toby

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April 23, 2015 05:56 PM CDT

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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April 21, 2015 12:46 PM EDT

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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ryan3

Date

April 20, 2015

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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connor22

Date

April 15, 2015 07:37 PM CDT

Description

DOR

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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toby

Date

April 12, 2015 06:38 PM CDT

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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johnwilliams

Date

April 9, 2015

Description

DOR

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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toby

Date

April 9, 2015 07:14 PM CDT

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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gibbons

Date

April 9, 2015 02:41 PM CDT

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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gibbons

Date

April 8, 2015 11:49 AM CDT
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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.