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  • Spanish
    • Cascabel cornuda del noroeste
    • Cascabel cornuda
  • German
    • Geh├Ârnte Klapperschlange
    • Seitenwinder
  • English
    • Sidewinder
  • Scientific Names
    • Crotalus cerastes
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    • ctaamjij

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Sidewinder Crotalus cerastes

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ashleytubbs

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September 1, 2014 01:55 PM CDT

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tuscon, az (Google, OSM)

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Sidewinder Crotalus cerastes

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ashleytubbs

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September 1, 2014 12:53 PM CDT

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tuscon, az (Google, OSM)

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Sidewinder Crotalus cerastes

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ssprague

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October 22, 2014 09:07 PM MDT

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Sidewinder Crotalus cerastes

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ssprague

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October 22, 2014 06:52 PM MDT

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Sidewinder Crotalus cerastes

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ssprague

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October 22, 2014 07:09 PM MDT

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Sidewinder Crotalus cerastes

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ssprague

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October 19, 2014 08:10 PM MDT

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Colorado Desert Sidewinder Crotalus cerastes ssp. laterorepens

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jaykeller

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October 18, 2014 07:54 PM PDT

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Sidewinder Crotalus cerastes

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ssprague

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October 17, 2014 10:35 PM MDT

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Sidewinder Crotalus cerastes

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ssprague

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October 17, 2014 10:27 PM MDT

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eligar7

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the past

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(Somewhere...)

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Colorado Desert Sidewinder Crotalus cerastes ssp. laterorepens

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asemerdj

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September 24, 2014 11:26 AM PDT

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(Somewhere...)

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Sidewinder Crotalus cerastes

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asemerdj

Date

September 23, 2014 06:12 PM PDT

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Description from Wikipedia

Crotalus cerastes is a venomous pit viper species belonging to the genus Crotalus (rattlesnakes) and found in the desert regions of the southwestern United States and northwestern Mexico. Three subspecies are currently recognized, including the nominate subspecies described here.

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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.