Ridge-Nosed Rattlesnake

Venomous

 

Location:

South-eastern Arizona

Mountain Ranges:

Coronado National Forest

Huachucas, Santa Ritas, Canelos, Patagonia, Whetstones, and Peloncillo Mountains

 

Elevation:

Higher Elevation

4,000 - 9,000 feet

Habitat:

Evergreen woodlands, Conifer forests, Drainages with full canopy and leaf litter

Reproduction:

Mates in the Summer

Oviparous

Young are born the following Summer

 

Behavior:

BITES WHEN HANDLED OR HARRASSED!

Primarily Diurnal

Hibernates in the Winter

Subspecies in Arizona:

1. Arizona Ridge-Nosed Rattlesnake (Crotalus willardi willardi)

 

2. New Mexico Ridge-Nosed Rattlesnake (Crotalus willardi obscurus)

Protected Species
&

Endangered Species 

Arizona Ridge-Nosed Rattlesnake
New Mexico Ridge-Nosed Rattlesnake

Diamondback Wildlife Control, LLC

520-561-1355

Service@diamondbackwildlife.com

P.O. Box 91934

Tucson, AZ 85752

AZ Game & fish License #sp645318

My Account

diamondback%20snake%202_edited.png

Keeping them Wild!

  • Next-door
  • HOME ADVISOR
  • Yelp Social Icon
  • Instagram
  • Facebook