Mexican West Coast Rattlesnake
Western Mexico, up through west coast of United States, southern Sonoran, south through Michoacan and Guerrero.
Dry, coastal cactus (thorn) forest; rocky areas and canyons.
Keeled scales, color may be pale brown, pale grayish-green or pale green with dark diamond and triangular blotches. Triangles are edged in white, sometimes with terra-cotta specks. Lifespan is 10 - 20 years depending on size and species.
Fourteen inch young are born alive.
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