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
    • cascabel de diamantes
    • víbora de cascabel de diamantes de occidente
    • víbora diamantada

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Recent observations

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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texasblonde

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July 29, 2014 12:40 AM CDT

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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txherpbird

Date

July 20, 2014

Description

DOR

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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texasblonde

Date

July 27, 2014 11:58 PM CDT

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texasblonde

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July 27, 2014 10:51 PM CDT

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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texasblonde

Date

July 27, 2014 10:08 PM CDT

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No picture. Snake was crazy.

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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texasblonde

Date

July 27, 2014 11:35 PM CDT

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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gtsalmon

Date

July 27, 2014 04:04 AM CDT

Description

DOR on TX 16. Imaged only. GTS 1844.

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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gtsalmon

Date

July 27, 2014 02:40 AM CDT

Description

AOR on FM 2050. Imaged only. GTS 1841.

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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gtsalmon

Date

July 27, 2014 01:34 AM CDT

Description

DOR large juvenile on US 59. Not retained. GTS 1833.

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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gtsalmon

Date

July 27, 2014 12:13 AM CDT

Description

Very DOR on TX. 44. Note missing rattle. GTS 1831.

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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danjleavitt

Date

July 25, 2014 09:00 PM MDT

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Western Diamondback Rattlesnake Crotalus atrox

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danjleavitt

Date

July 25, 2014 09:52 PM MDT
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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.