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All Names

  • English
    • Timber Rattlesnake
    • Canebrake Rattlesnake
    • Cane-brake rattlesnake
  • Scientific Names
    • Crotalus horridus
    • Crotalus atricaudatus
    • Crotalus horridus atricaudatus
    • Crotalus horridus horridus
  • German
    • Wald-Klapperschlange
  • Spanish
    • Cascabel de bandas

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Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus horridus

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scottwahlberg

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July 28, 2014

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Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus horridus

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chrispmeyer

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July 19, 2014

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Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus horridus

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milopyne

Date

July 17, 2014 03:20 PM EDT

Description

Rattlesnake; almost ran over it. Must be young, not many rattles!

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Timber rattlesnake Crotalus horridus

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tx224

Date

July 16, 2014 07:04 PM CDT

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Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus horridus

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dyeany2

Date

June 26, 2014 07:37 AM EDT

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Description

I nearly planted my foot on top of this individual while doing breeding bird surveys.

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Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus horridus

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wgodwin

Date

June 22, 2014

Description

Killed in highway. Specimen preserved by Travis LaDuc, Texas Natural History Collection under his permit. Length 132 centimeters.

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Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus horridus

Date

June 10, 2014 07:03 PM CDT

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Under edge of rock. Needing to shed.

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Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus horridus

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scottwahlberg

Date

June 14, 2014

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Description

Canebrake rattlesnake

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Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus horridus

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tx224

Date

June 17, 2014 07:54 PM CDT

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Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus horridus

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samiam

Date

June 14, 2014 09:03 AM CDT

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Description

Fiancé found on road in Oklahoma, about five foot long.

3510 E CR64 Mulhall, Ok

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Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus horridus

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jasonsinghurst

Date

May 12, 2014 04:40 PM CDT

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Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus horridus

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jasonsinghurst

Date

May 12, 2014 04:40 PM CDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Crotalus horridus, commonly known as timber rattlesnake, canebrake rattlesnake or banded rattlesnake, is a species of venomous pit viper found in the eastern United States. This is the only rattlesnake species in most of the populous northeastern United States. No subspecies is 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.