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Southwestern Speckled Rattlesnake -
Crotalus mitchellii pyrrhus

(Cope, 1867 “1866”)

 

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range map
Yellow = Range of C. m. pyrrhus
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  Southwestern Speckled Rattlesnake  
  Adult, Bahia de Los Angeles,
Baja California © Stuart Young
 
     
Habitat
  San Lucan Speckled Rattlesnake habitat  
  Habitat, Bahia de Los Angeles, Baja California © Stuart Young  

References:


Grismer, L. Lee. Amphibians and Reptiles of Baja California, Including Its Pacific Islands and the Islands in the Sea of Cortés. The University of California Press, 2002.

McPeak, Ron H. Amphibians and Reptiles of Baja California. Sea Challengers, 2000.

San Diego Natural History Museum







Baja California Reptiles & Amphibians

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