Sistrurus catenatus


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Related to Sistrurus catenatus: massasauga rattler
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Noun1.Sistrurus catenatus - pygmy rattlesnake found in moist areas from the Great Lakes to MexicoSistrurus catenatus - pygmy rattlesnake found in moist areas from the Great Lakes to Mexico; feeds on mice and small amphibians
rattler, rattlesnake - pit viper with horny segments at the end of the tail that rattle when shaken
genus Sistrurus, Sistrurus - pygmy rattlesnakes
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Both radiotelemetry and fiber-optic scopes have been used to locate hibernacula and observe Sistrurus catenatus rattlesnakes (smith, 2009); however, their combined use has not been reported for study of lizards.
Special animal abstract for Sistrurus catenatus catenatus (eastern massasauga).