Crotalus mitchellii


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Noun1.Crotalus mitchellii - markings vary but usually harmonize with background; of southwestern Arizona and Baja California
rattler, rattlesnake - pit viper with horny segments at the end of the tail that rattle when shaken
Crotalus, genus Crotalus - large rattlesnakes; seldom bite unless startled or pursuing prey
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Reproduction in the speckled rattlesnake, Crotalus mitchellii (Serpentes: Viperidae).
Los Coronados (Isla Sur) Crotalus enyo Magdalena, Santa Margarita Crotalus mitchellii Santa Margarita Crotalus ruber Cedros, Santa Margarita
The speckled rattlesnake, Crotalus mitchellii (Cope, 1861) occurs from southern Nevada to the tip of Baja California and southern California to northwest and west central Arizona from sea level to around 2440 m (Stebbins 1985).