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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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Recent observations

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

Observer

anna36

Date

July 23, 2016 10:06 AM EDT

Place

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Description

Flattened out head and slowly backed away

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

Observer

jessica101

Date

July 23, 2016 10:06 AM EDT

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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anna36

Date

July 23, 2016 09:43 AM EDT

Description

Flattened its head to look mean

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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baileyperlinger

Date

May 3, 2015 05:44 PM CDT

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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portugeeaggie

Date

June 19, 2016 11:48 AM CDT

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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jeffbenn

Date

July 7, 2016 09:09 PM CDT

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

Observer

fishingcat

Date

July 13, 2016 12:38 PM CDT

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Description

Unfortunately, this snake was killed by a friend's neighbor.

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

Observer

ahanlon

Date

May 20, 2015 07:26 AM MDT

Description

Seen on the "Life of the Dunes" trail.

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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field_daze

Date

July 13, 2016 02:29 PM EDT

Place

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Description

DOR - size suggests female

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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ashleytubbs

Date

July 12, 2016 04:56 PM CDT

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

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jaydraines

Date

June 13, 2016 01:01 PM EDT

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

Observer

snakewrangler95

Date

July 10, 2016 11:49 PM CDT

Place

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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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