Classification
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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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April 26, 2014

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Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus horridus

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mojavejohnson

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Description

I saw a canebrake rattlesnake (a subspecies of the timber) near Ocean Pond, in Osceola National Forest.

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Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus horridus

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johnwilliams

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April 28, 2007

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Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus horridus

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allenbartell

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August 27, 2014 07:21 AM CDT

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Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus horridus

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melindawpajak

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April 27, 2014 01:59 PM CDT

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Timber rattlesnake Crotalus horridus

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ashleytubbs

Date

July 11, 2014 11:48 PM CDT

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Found basking almost 3 feet off the ground on some vines. Was a beautiful guy as well, so just made the experience even more awesome!

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Timber rattlesnake Crotalus horridus

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ashleytubbs

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June 18, 2014 08:53 PM CDT

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Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus horridus

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johnwilliams

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the past

Description

Found in 2002

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Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus horridus

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rmyoung99

Date

October 12, 2014

Description

42" Timber Rattlesnake

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Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus horridus

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robin_boshears

Date

September 20, 2014 06:57 PM CDT

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Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus horridus

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prattmj2

Date

October 8, 2014 06:11 PM CDT

Description

I just found this rare beauty unfortunately dead on the road in my neighborhood. Looks like she was ran over. Roughly 3ft, this female (black tapered tail) was a very healthy individual.

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Timber Rattlesnake Crotalus horridus

Observer

mcm

Date

October 6, 2014 06:54 PM CDT

Description

Approximately 30" long. Healthy appearance. Just before sundown. Crossing asphalt road from mowed yard to heavy woods. Woods are mixed oak Columbia Bottomlands in San Bernard River drainage approx .5 miles from river. 75 degrees clear calm.
7.24 miles to known population of Crotalus horridus at Big Pond unit of San Bernard National Wildlife Refuge

Camera phone from a safe distance.

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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.