Great Basin Rattlesnake
Crotalus oreganus lutosus
High deserts, rocky outcrops, living below 11,000 feet, typically found around 8,000 feet
Anywhere from southeast Oregon, southern Idaho, northeastern California, across Nevada, western Utah, to northern Arizona
Population is stable
This species is
to the Truckee Meadows.
Great basin Rattlesnake. (2015). Retrieved March 08, 2021, from
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Great basin RATTLESNAKE (SUBSPECIES CROTALUS OREGANUS lutosus). (n.d.). Retrieved March 08, 2021, from
Utah Division of Wildlife Resources. (n.d.). Retrieved March 08, 2021, from https://dwrcdc.nr.utah.gov/rsgis2/Search/Display.asp?FlNm=crotvilu
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