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Photo ID: 8235 3181 2555 0107
Current Taxon: Crotalus ruber
Photographer: Gerald and Buff Corsi
Location: Mexico, Baja California, Mexico
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Photo Submitted: 1999-02-24
Annotation: 1 annotation

Photo ©1999 California Academy of Sciences

Annotation History

Date Name Action Animal Name Before Changes Animal Name Changed to
Annotation Notes
07/11/2001 Joe Newsome  taxon changed Crotalus atrox (Western Diamondback Rattlesnake) Crotalus ruber (Red Diamond Rattlesnake)
Appears to be Red diamond rattlesnake, not Western diamondback. Reddish color and the shape of diamonds are the best clues, also, C. ruber is found throughout Baja while C. atrox is confined to the NE corner

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