Classification
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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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April 30, 2015 11:05 AM CDT

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July 11, 2014 01:58 PM CDT

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June 26, 2015 04:05 PM EDT

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June 26, 2015 09:10 AM CDT

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June 11, 2015 12:47 PM EDT

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June 18, 2015 12:16 PM CDT

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Caught in bird netting. Found and released alive, apparently unhurt.

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June 17, 2015 10:17 AM EDT

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April 20, 2015 10:24 AM CDT

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June 10, 2015 10:54 AM EDT

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June 9, 2015 03:05 PM EDT

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May 23, 2015 06:21 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.