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List of rattlesnake species and subspecies

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Rattlesnakes
Timber rattlesnake, Crotalus horridus
 
Timber rattlesnake, Crotalus horridus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
 
Phylum: Chordata
 
Subphylum: Vertebrata
 
Class: Reptilia
 
Order: Squamata
 
Suborder: Serpentes
 
Family: Viperidae
 
Subfamily: Crotalinae
 
Genus: Crotalus / Sistrurus
 

This list of rattlesnake species and subspecies includes the genera Crotalus[1] and Sistrurus.[2] It follows the taxonomy currently provided by ITIS, which is based on the continuing work of Dr. Roy McDiarmid.[3]

Crotalus

  • Crotalus adamanteus, Eastern diamondback rattlesnake
    Crotalus aquilus, Queretaran dusky rattlesnake
    Crotalus atrox, Western diamondback rattlesnake
    Crotalus basiliscus, Basilisk rattlesnake
    Crotalus catalinensis, Catalina island rattlesnake
  • Crotalus cerastes - Sidewinders
    • Crotalus cerastes cerastes, Mojave desert sidewinder
      Crotalus cerastes cercobombus, Sonoran desert sidewinder
      Crotalus cerastes laterorepens, Colorado desert sidewinder
  • Crotalus durissus - Tropical rattlesnakes
    • Crotalus durissus cascavella, Northeastern Brazilian rattlesnake
      Crotalus durissus collilineatus, Central Brazilian rattlesnake
      Crotalus durissus culminatus, Northwestern neotropical rattlesnake
      Crotalus durissus cumanensis, Venezuelan rattlesnake
      Crotalus durissus dryinus, Guianian rattlesnake
      Crotalus durissus durissus, Cascabel rattlesnake
      Crotalus durissus marajoensis, Marajoan rattlesnake
      Crotalus durissus ruruima, Mt. Roriama rattlesnake
      Crotalus durissus terrificus, South American rattlesnake
      Crotalus durissus totonacus, Totonacan rattlesnake
      Crotalus durissus trigonicus, Rupunini rattlesnake
      Crotalus durissus tzabcan, Yucatan neotropical rattlesnake
  • Crotalus enyo - Baja rattlesnakes
    • Crotalus enyo cerralvensis, Cerralvo island diamond rattlesnake
      Crotalus enyo enyo, Baja California rattlesnake
      Crotalus enyo furvus, Rosario rattlesnake
  • Crotalus horridus - Timber rattlesnake
  • Crotalus intermedius - Small-headed rattlesnakes
    • Crotalus intermedius gloydi, Oaxacan small-headed rattlesnake
      Crotalus intermedius intermedius, Totalcan small-headed rattlesnake
      Crotalus intermedius omiltemanus, Omilteman small-headed rattlesnake
  • Crotalus lannomi, Autlan rattlesnake
  • Crotalus lepidus - Rock rattlesnakes
    • Crotalus lepidus klauberi, Banded Rock rattlesnake
      Crotalus lepidus lepidus, Mottled Rock rattlesnake
      Crotalus lepidus maculosus, Durango Rock rattlesnake
      Crotalus lepidus morulus, Tamaulipan Rock rattlesnake
  • Crotalus mitchellii - Speckled rattlesnakes
    • Crotalus mitchellii angelensis, Angel de la Guarda island speckled rattlesnake
      Crotalus mitchellii mitchellii, San Lucan speckled rattlesnake
      Crotalus mitchellii muertensis, El Muerto island rattlesnake
      Crotalus mitchellii pyrrhus, Southwestern speckled rattlesnake
      Crotalus mitchellii stephensi, Panamint rattlesnake
  • Crotalus molossus - Black-tailed rattlesnakes
    • Crotalus molossus estebanensis, San Esteban island black-tailed rattlesnake
      Crotalus molossus molossus, Northern black-tailed rattlesnake
      Crotalus molossus nigrescens, Mexican black-tailed rattlesnake
      Crotalus molossus oaxacus, Oaxacan black-tailed rattlesnake
  • Crotalus oreganus, Western Rattlesnakes
    • Crotalus oreganus abyssus, Grand Canyon rattlesnake
      Crotalus oreganus caliginis
      Crotalus oreganus cerberus, Arizona black rattlesnake
      Crotalus oreganus concolor, Midget faded rattlesnake
      Crotalus oreganus helleri, Southern Pacific rattlesnake
      Crotalus oreganus lutosus, Great Basin rattlesnake
      Crotalus oreganus oreganus, Northern Pacific rattlesnake
  • Crotalus polystictus, Mexican lancehead rattlesnake
  • Crotalus pricei - Twin-spotted rattlesnakes
    • Crotalus pricei miquihuanus, Eastern twin spotted rattlesnake
      Crotalus pricei pricei, Western twin spotted rattlesnake
  • Crotalus pusillus, Tancitaran dusky rattlesnake
  • Crotalus ruber - Red diamond rattlesnakes
    • Crotalus ruber lorenzoensis, San Lorenzo island diamond rattlesnake
      Crotalus ruber lucansensis, San Lucan island diamond rattlesnake
      Crotalus ruber ruber, Red diamond rattlesnake
  • Crotalus scutulatus - Mojave rattlesnakes
    • Crotalus scutulatus salvini, Humantlan rattlesnake
      Crotalus scutulatus scutulatus, Mojave rattlesnake
  • Crotalus stejnegeri, Long-tail rattlesnake
    Crotalus tigris, Tiger rattlesnake
    Crotalus tortugensis, Tortuga island diamond rattlesnake
    Crotalus transversus, Cross-banded mountain rattlesnake
  • Crotalus triseratus - Dusky rattlesnake
    • Crotalus triseratus armstrongi, Mexican dusky rattlesnake
      Crotalus triseratus triseratus, Central plateau dusky rattlesnake
  • Crotalus viridis - Prairie Rattlesnakes
    • Crotalus viridis nuntius, Hopi rattlesnake
      Crotalus viridis viridis, Prairie rattlesnake
  • Crotalus willardi - Ridge-nosed rattlesnakes
    • Crotalus willardi amabilis, Del Nido ridge-nosed rattlesnake
      Crotalus willardi meridionalis, Southern ridge-nosed rattlesnake
      Crotalus willardi obscurus, New Mexican ridge-nosed rattlesnake
      Crotalus willardi silus, Western Chihuahuan ridge-nosed rattlesnake
      Crotalus willardi willardi, Arizona ridge-nosed rattlesnake

Sistrurus

  • Sistrurus catenatus - Massasaugas
    • Sistrurus catenatus catenatus, Eastern massasauga
      Sistrurus catenatus edwardsii, Desert massasauga
      Sistrurus catenatus tergiminus, Western massasauga
  • Sistrurus miliarius - Pygmy rattlesnakes
    • Sistrurus miliarius barbouri, Dusky pygmy rattlesnake
      Sistrurus miliarius miliarius, Carolina pygmy rattlesnake
      Sistrurus miliarius streckeri, Western pygmy rattlesnake
  • Sistrurus ravus - Mexican pygmy rattlesnakes
    • Sistrurus ravus brunneus, Oaxacan pygmy rattlesnake
      Sistrurus ravus exigus, Guerreran pygmy rattlesnake
      Sistrurus ravus ravus, Central Plateau pygmy rattlesnake

Cited references

  1. ^ Crotalus (TSN 174305). Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Accessed on 27 September 2006.
  2. ^ Sistrurus (TSN 174301). Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Accessed on 27 September 2006.
  3. ^ McDiarmid RW, Campbell JA, Touré T. 1999. Snake Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, vol. 1. Herpetologists' League. 511 pp. ISBN 1-893777-00-6 (series). ISBN 1-893777-01-4 (volume).

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