Western Diamondback Rattlesnake
Entire Southern and Western half of Arizona
All areas between Mogollon Rim and Mexico
Up to 5,300 feet
Deserts, woods, mountains, rural areas, rolling hills, and hillsides
Mates in Spring
12 born in Summer
BITES WHEN HANDLED OR HARRASSED!
Nocturnal during hot months.
Diurnal during cool months.
Hibernates in Winter