in situ and undisturbed
Found dor in the vicinity of the intersection of FM 3159 and FM 2673 near Startzville. GPS coordinates approximate.
Indian Creek Canyon, Animas Mountains, Hidalgo Co., New Mexico, USA.
Crotalus molossus is a venomous pit viper species found in the southwestern United States and Mexico. Four subspecies are currently recognized, including the nominate subspecies described here.