Western diamondbacks most common rattlesnake species in South Plains

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal - The smaller prairie rattlesnake tends to prefer less rocky land, said Lou Densmore, chairman of Texas Tech’s biology department.

Rattle, rattle, says a deadly serpent about to ruin your afternoon hike.

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The smaller prairie rattlesnake tends to prefer less rocky land, said Lou Densmore, chairman of Texas Tech’s biology department.

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