Timber Rattlesnake Facts and Photos


Timber Rattlesnake Timber Rattlesnake (Crotalus horridus)

Physical Description: The background of a black morph is grey with a black pattern, while the yellow morph has a tan background with yellow-brown patches. Their band colors vary geographically.

Length: 36-60 inches

Weight: Males usually weigh approximately 2 pounds and females weigh around 1.3 pounds

Diet: Small mammals like mice, rats, squirrels and rabbits, and birds

 

Animal facts courtesy of the BBC.

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