Taxon profile


Rock Rattlesnake
Crotalus lepidus (Kennicott, 1861)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  order Squamata - lizards and snakes »  family Viperidae - vipers »  genus Crotalus

Scientific synonyms

Aploaspis lepida Cope, 1867
Caudisona lepida Kennicott, 1861 o
Crotalus palmeri Günther, 1895

Other names

= Blue Rattlesnake
= Green Rattlesnake

Least Concern


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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Crotalus lepidus klauberi Gloyd, 1936 - Banded Rock Rattlesnake

Crotalus lepidus klauberi - Banded Rock Rattlesnake

subspecies Crotalus lepidus lepidus Kennicott, 1861 - Mottled Rock Rattlesnake
subspecies Crotalus lepidus maculosus Tanner, Dixon & Harris, 1972 - Durango Rock Rattlesnake

Crotalus lepidus maculosus - Durango Rock Rattlesnake

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