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Crotalus molossus estebanensis

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Kingdom  Animalia
Suborder  Serpentes
Subfamily  Crotalinae
Phylum  Chordata
Rank  Subspecies
Subphylum  Vertebrata
Family  Viperidae
Genus  Crotalus
Higher classification  Crotalus molossus
Order  Scaled reptiles
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Scientific name  Crotalus molossus estebanensis
Similar  Rattlesnake, Crotalus molossus, Snake, Crotalus mitchellii angelensis, Reptile

Crotalus molossus estebanensis is a venomous pitviper subspecies endemic to San Estéban Island, Mexico.

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Description

Adults grow to a maximum reported length of 98.2 cm.

Geographic range

Known only from the type locality, which is "San Estéban Island, Gulf of California, Mexico.

Conservation status

This species is classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (v3.1, 2001). Species are listed as such due to their wide distribution, presumed large population, or because it is unlikely to be declining fast enough to qualify for listing in a more threatened category. The population trend is stable. Year assessed: 2007.

References

Crotalus molossus estebanensis Wikipedia


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