Home owner killed it because it was close to the house
In a work up tube so he could be PIT tagged and measured
beautiful pink individual
Juvenile crossing a public road
DOR, Rueckle RD. Young, pinkey width. Evening temp ~67 F
DOR HW46. Evening temp ~67 degrees F. Approximately 24 inches long and fairly thick.
Crotalus atrox, the western diamondback rattlesnake, is a venomous rattlesnake species found in the United States and Mexico. It is likely responsible for the majority of snakebite fatalities in northern Mexico and the second-greatest number in the USA after C. adamanteus. No subspecies is currently recognized.