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Crotalus molossus molossus
Crotalus molossus molossus
Northern Blacktailed Rattlesnake
Photographer: Glenn McCrea

ID: 0000 0000 0302 0099 (2002-03-12)

Copyright © 1995 Glenn McCrea

  • date of photo  Aug 23, 1995
  • location   Huachuca Mountains, Cochise (Arizona, US)
  • family Viperidae
  • class Reptilia
  • notes   This handsome male was one of a pair found together high in a canyon just before a thunderstorm. The next day these two snakes were observed in their mating ritual for almost four hours.
  • camera   Canon A2 (35 mm) using Velvia film (ISO 50)
  • contributor's ID #  SN-AZ-1045
  • photo category: Animal - Reptile

  • common names   Northern Black-tailed Rattlesnake (ITIS ) Northern Blacktailed Rattlesnake (photographer)
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