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The Western Diamondback Rattlesnake (Crotalus atrox) is a venomous pit viper species found in the southwestern United States. It is one of the 29 species of the genus Crotalus.

Venom

The Western Diamondback Rattlesnake has hemotoxic venom.

Feeding

The Western Diamondback Rattlesnake feeds on birds and mammals.

Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Suborder: Serpentes
Family: Viperidae
Subfamily: Crotalinae
Genus: Crotalus