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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timcole

Date

December 12, 2014 02:04 PM CST

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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timcole

Date

December 10, 2014 04:58 PM CST

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Description

Male

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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timcole

Date

December 10, 2014 04:15 PM CST

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Description

She'd skin from male.

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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timcole

Date

December 10, 2014 04:16 PM CST

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Description

Multiple neonate sheds.

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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timcole

Date

December 10, 2014 04:15 PM CST

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Description

She's skin from female.

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Western diamondback rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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cricketnichols

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the past

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Western diamondback rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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cricketnichols

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the past

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Description

Roughly 2ft long

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

Observer

gtsalmon

Date

June 22, 2009 10:34 PM CDT

Description

AOR adult on FM 1832. Imaged only. GTS 736.

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

Observer

timcole

Date

November 30, 2014 07:47 PM CST

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Description

Third consecutive night showing up in the entrance of an apartment building.

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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jdavisz

Date

November 30, 2014 05:14 PM CST

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Observer

karenkroesen

Date

November 4, 2014 10:30 AM CST

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

Observer

timcole

Date

November 29, 2014 06:28 PM CST

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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.