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Taxonomic Details for Crotalus adamanteus

Systematic Resumé:
KingdomAnimalia
SubkingdomBilateria
InfrakingdomDeuterostomia
PhylumChordata
SubphylumVertebrata
InfraphylumGnathostomata
SuperclassTetrapoda
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
SuborderSerpentes
InfraorderAlethinophidia
FamilyViperidae
SubfamilyCrotalinae
GenusCrotalus
SpeciesCrotalus adamanteus
Common Name: Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake, Eastern Diamond-backed Rattlesnake
Authority: Palisot de Beauvois, 1799
ITIS TSN: 174309   (click on the taxonomic serial number to view the ITIS web page)
GCE Contact: Steven C. Pennings, University of Houston, Houston, Texas

Crotalus adamanteus
Diamondback rattlesnake on road near the UGAMI laboratory. Photo Steven Pennings.

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This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under grants OCE-9982133, OCE-0620959, OCE-1237140 and OCE-1832178. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in the material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.