Mojave rattlesnake

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Noun1.Mojave rattlesnake - extremely dangerousMojave rattlesnake - extremely dangerous; most common in areas of scattered scrubby growth; from Mojave Desert to western Texas and into Mexico
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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This vaccine does not provide much protection against venom from Water Moccasin (Cottonmouth), Mojave rattlesnake or Coral snake, however, since their venom is different.
Genetic basis for variation of metalloproteinase-associated biochemical activity in venom of the Mojave rattlesnake (Crotalus scutulatus).
While considered effective against the hemotoxic effects of all North American Rattlesnakes, Copperheads, and Cottonmouths, it is not effective against the Mojave Rattlesnake's neurotoxins.
Geographic diet variation of Mojave rattlesnake (Crotalus scutulatus).
(6) Some pit vipers, such as the Mojave rattlesnake and several others, possess a neurotoxin containing venom which results in ascending flaccid paralysis.