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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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What

Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

Observer

peggyo

Date

May 3, 2014 12:16 PM EDT

Description

Found in a small wet area almost immediately on the right side of the path that leads to the water control platform

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

Observer

jfarah1978

Date

April 10, 2016 11:27 AM CDT

Description

Crossing road late morning

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What

Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

Observer

jfarah1978

Date

March 26, 2016 09:27 AM CDT

Description

Flipped under boards

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

Observer

dcarrie

Date

October 11, 2016 03:07 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

Observer

dcarrie

Date

October 27, 2016 12:52 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

Date

June 15, 2014 06:19 PM HST

Description

Very young

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What

Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

Observer

txherpbird

Date

January 2, 2017 02:40 PM CST

Description

79 degrees F.

Juvenile

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Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

Observer

meredithlongoria

Date

November 18, 2016 02:47 PM CST

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

Observer

mikaelb

Date

December 24, 2016 01:17 PM CST

Description

Taken by Ron Parker in Manchaca, TX.

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

Observer

dandybiologist

Date

November 13, 2014 10:03 AM CST

Description

Seen by my sister and her friend in the Corrigan, Texas area

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

Observer

happyherper

Date

March 27, 2016 02:10 PM CDT

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Hognose Snake Heterodon platirhinos

Observer

beversol

Date

December 15, 2016 02:43 PM CST
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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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