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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Habitats for the western massasauga Sistrurus catenatus, which occupies wet meadows near rocky outcrops (Conant and Collins, 1998) and the northern scarlet snake Cemophora coccinea, which occupies sandy or loose soils in pine and oak forests, is nonexistent on the base.
Sistrurus catenatus catenatus (Rafinesque, 1818), Eastern Massasauga (I, II)