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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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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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johnnybirder

Date

June 14, 2008

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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thom

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May 16, 2015 01:19 PM CDT

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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cskalon

Date

July 1, 2015

Description

A small eastern hognose just finished feeding on a toad.

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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johnnybirder

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May 14, 2008

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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tonyg

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August 2, 2015

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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gtsalmon

Date

May 9, 2012 05:22 PM CDT

Description

TNHC 85201 Heterodon platirhinos USA: Texas: Kendall County: Upper Balcones Road: 0.2 miles North of the Bexar County line. Adult male found DOR (GTS 1219; TNHC FS 0760). Formalin fixed. This specimen has a constriction mid-caudally (see ventral image) caused by adherant skin sheds and a shortened (stub) tail.

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kassie2

Date

May 26, 2015 09:38 AM CDT

Description

Found at Meridosia NWR

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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langaha

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July 27, 2015 09:30 PM CDT

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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June 29, 2015

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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rager001

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July 20, 2015 05:44 PM CDT

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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jaredholmes

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July 8, 2015 10:13 AM CDT

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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connor22

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July 4, 2015 05:19 PM 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.