Road killed, about 0.9-mile north of Easterly on FM-2096.
Both light and dark phases were seen under the edge of a rock together. A third, intermediate phase was seen later on. A copperhead was seen with them.
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.