Tiger Rattlesnake Animal Pictures

Crotalus tigris

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tiger rattlesnake coiled up next to a log.

Tiger rattlesnake with large rattle
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Tiger rattlesnakes have smaller heads relative to their bodies than other rattlesnakes.

coiled tiger rattlesnake on rocky ground

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Tiger rattlesnakes have the smallest head of any rattlesnake,.

Crotalus tigris coiled with rattle showing
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Rattlesnakes are pitvipers that have heat-sensing organs between their nostrils and eyes.