Classification
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  • Unknown
    • Tortuga Island Rattlesnake
  • Scientific Names
    • Crotalus atrox
    • ? crotalus confluentus
    • Crotalus confluentus
    • Crotalus tortugensis
    • Hoserea atrox
    • Hoserea tortugensis
  • English
    • Western Diamondback Rattlesnake
    • Tortuga Island Rattlesnake
    • Western Diamond-backed Rattlesnake
  • German
    • Texas-Klapperschlange
    • Westliche Diamantklapperschlange
  • Seri
    • cocázni
  • Spanish
    • víbora de cascabel de diamantes de occidente
    • Cascabel de diamantes

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Recent observations

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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gtsalmon

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May 28, 2016 09:47 PM CDT

Description

DOR juvenile.

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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eyswanson

Date

May 28, 2016 09:25 PM CDT

Description

Juvenile

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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travisdimler

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May 21, 2016 10:15 PM CDT

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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travisdimler

Date

May 16, 2016 09:32 PM CDT

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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travisdimler

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May 16, 2016 09:04 PM CDT

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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travisdimler

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May 16, 2016 09:01 PM CDT

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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travisdimler

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May 16, 2016 07:56 PM CDT

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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travisdimler

Date

December 1, 2015 03:19 PM CST

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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catenatus

Date

May 21, 2016 08:33 PM CDT

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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stevejones

Date

May 27, 2016 09:22 AM MST

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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leehoy

Date

October 28, 2013 10:12 AM CDT

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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leehoy

Date

June 3, 2013 10:34 PM CDT
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Description from Wikipedia

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.

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Conservation Summary

  • Mexico
    Sujeta a protección especial (Pr) (Source: Norma Oficial 059)
Source: IUCN 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.4. http://www.iucnredlist.org/technical-documents/spatial-data. Downloaded March 2011.
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