- largest and most dangerous North American snake; of southwestern United States and Mexico
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- At 35 deg C, not atypical of a sunny, summer day in the southwestern U.S. deserts, the western diamondback rattlesnake, Crotalus atrox, shakes its rattle at frequencies up to 90 Hz.
- I was asked to pick up a western diamondback rattlesnake bare-handed.
- Next up, the 6-year-old alligator, then the ten-foot-long anaconda (who recently swallowed her first pig), followed by an agitated western diamondback rattler. Michael Shwedick's career handling reptiles came from childhood fascination