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TIMBER RATTLESNAKE
Crotalus horridus

Timber Rattlesnake - Crotalus horridus Crotalus horridus from Brazos Co., Tx.      Photo by Rob Klackman Timber Rattlesnake - Crotalus horridus Crotalus horridus from Brazos Co., Tx.      Photo by Rob Klackman


Distribution:  In our region, this species occurs only in eastern and southeastern Texas.

Legal Status:  In Texas, Crotalus horridus is protected as a Threatened Species.

Timber Rattlesnake - Crotalus horridus Crotalus     horridus     from     Montgomery     County,     Texas
                                                                     Photo by Nathan Wells

Habitat of Crotalus horridus in in Sam Houston Nat'l. Forest in Montgomery Co., Texas Habitat  of Crotalus horridus  in Sam Houston National Forest in
Montgomery Co., Texas                                Photo by Nathan Wells
Timber Rattlesnake - Crotalus horridus Crotalus     horridus     from     Montgomery     County,     Texas
                                                                     Photo by Nathan Wells

Range of Crotalus horridus Range of Crotalus horridus in Texas        Map by Tom Lott, SWCHR Timber Rattlesnake - Crotalus horridus Crotalus horridus from Colorado Co.,Tx. Photo by Matt Hollanders





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