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Crotalus oreganus helleri
I have never seen such distinct black and white markings on a rattle snake's head before!
Look at the distinct black and white markings on this baby rattle snake's head and body! Thank you to a wonderful Noah friend for helping me identify it: http://www.crotalus.ch/gallery37.php?spr... Found in the Rainbow/Fallbrook area on coastal maintain trail. San Diego County, CA
Spotted on Sep 18, 2012
Submitted on Apr 30, 2013