You searched for: “rattlesnake
crotaline: rattlesnake
Of or belonging to the rattlesnake family.

The family Crotalidae consists of pit vipers and sidewinders with about 130 species of snakes (Serpentes) that possess heat-sensitive organs just behind the nostrils and feed on small vertebrates. Sometimes they are included in the family Viperidae.

This entry is located in the following unit: -ine (page 5)