Classification
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All Names

  • French
    • crotale des bois
  • 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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toby

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April 22, 2015 04:36 PM CDT

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cookebrianj

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April 11, 2015 06:30 PM EDT

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jakevercher

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December 31, 2014

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almesli

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August 9, 2014

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April 6, 2015 07:16 PM CDT

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matt_fedler

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January 22, 2015 03:21 PM EST

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gtsalmon

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July 30, 2009 05:53 PM CDT

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Adult male crossing roadway in late afternoon. Imaged only. GTS 819. UTA DC 7312 (University of Texas at Arlington Digital Collection).

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gtsalmon

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July 24, 2009 02:51 PM CDT

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Young adult male crossing roadway (mid-afternnon). Imaged only. Not touched. GTS 812. UTA DC 7310 (University of Texas at Arlington Digital Collection).

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khimmler

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September 20, 2014

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We found it sitting in the middle of a road while we were driving, so we stopped and got it to move back up into the leaf litter.

As my luck would have it, I didn't have my good camera with me...

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npollock66

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July 14, 2012

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Along Mt. Tammany trail

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jameswbeck

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June 29, 2006

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Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus horridus

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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.