Central Arizona down to Mexico
Also found extreme southeast Arizona in the Peloncillo mountains
1,000 - 5,000 feet
Desertland, woods, washes, rocky terrain
Mates in Summer Monsoons
6 Young born late summer
BITES WHEN HANDLED OR HARRASSED!
Nocturnal during hot months.
Diurnal during cool months.
Hibernates in Winter
The Tiger Rattlesnake has one of the most potent venoms in America, only trailing the Coral Snake and the Mohave Rattlesnake!