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).
Herein, I report rain-harvesting in a population of southwestern speckled rattlesnakes (Crotalus mitchellii pyrrhus) in the Mojave Desert.