(Source: Wikipedia. Photo: (c) Elí García-Padilla, some rights reserved (CC BY- NC)). Species, Crotalus intermedius Troschel, – Víbora-cascabel enana, Mexican Smallhead Rattlesnake. Direct Children: Subspecies, Crotalus intermedius. Crotalus intermedius intermedius Troschel in Müller, Taxonomic Serial No.: (Download Help) Crotalus intermedius intermedius TSN
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Three subspecies are currently recognized, including the nominate subspecies described here. Taxonomic studies on rattlesnakes of Mainland Mexico.
Guerreroseveral areas west of Chilpancingotype locality: Can you confirm these amateur observations of Crotalus intermedius? Herpetological Review 44 3: If the offending snake has been killed it should be brought with the patient for identification only relevant in areas where there are more than one naturally occurring venomous snake speciesbut be careful to avoid touching the head, as even a dead snake can envenom.
Seek urgent medical attention. This page was last edited on 1 Mayat Mexico, in southeastern Hidalgo, northeastern Puebla, west-central Veracruzand southwestern Tlaxcalatype locality: C Oaxaca, Michoacan; Type locality: Amphibians and reptiles of the state of Hidalgo, Mexico.
In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Prey Feeds mainly on lizards, rodents and small mammals. However, we cannot access every published paper of potential relevance, either because they are not available to us or are in a language we cannot translate internally.
Mesoamerican Herpetology intermmedius 1: Habitat Elevations between about and metres in mainly seasonally dry pine-oak forest and occasionally desert fringes and cloud forest. Snake species of the world.
We therefore do not accept legal responsibility for use of the information provided and we require that all users use information from this site at their own risk. Check List 11 3: Renal Damage Insufficient clinical reports to know.
The herpetofauna of Puebla, Mexico: Equally, we cannot list knowledge which is not yet reported or known. All rings or other jewellery on the bitten limb, especially on fingers, should be removed, as they may act as tourniquets if oedema develops.
Crotalus intermedius Troschel, Graham, Amy Lathrop and David Lazcano Erster Hinweis auf epizoisches Algenwachstum an Segmenten der Rassel der mexikanischen Zwergklapperschlange Crotalus intermedius gloydi Taylor, Sauria 39 1: Myotoxicity No case reports for this species, but related species can cause systemic myolysis.
BMC Evolutionary Biology9: We make a reasonable attempt to verify accuracy of information listed on this site.
The Venomous Reptiles of Latin America. These include local cauterization, incision, excision, amputation, suction by mouth, vacuum pump or syringe, combined incision and crotalua “venom-ex” apparatusinjection or instillation of compounds such as potassium permanganate, phenol carbolic soap and trypsin, application of electric shocks or ice cryotherapyuse of traditional herbal, folk and other remedies including the ingestion of emetic plant crotaus and parts of the snake, multiple incisions, tattooing and so on.
First published in Crotalus intermedius Conservation status. Males are somewhat larger than females.
Crotalus intermedius Troschel, 1865
Neurotoxic Paralysis No clinical reports for this species, but related species cause flaccid paralysis. Further, we cannot control how users will interpret the information provided on this site. On the generic classification of the croatlus, with special reference to the Neotropical Crotalus durissus complex Squamata: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, vol.
Should any evidence of paralysis or myolysis develop, antivenom is the principal treatment. DeSantis and Larry David Wilson. Web pages and scripting Jiri Hosek.
Many will inteemedius terrified, fearing sudden death and, in this mood, they may behave irrationally or even hysterically.
Mexican Smallhead Rattlesnake (Crotalus intermedius) ·
Do not use Tourniquets, cut, suck or scarify the wound or apply chemicals or electric shock. Mesoamerican Herpetology 4 4: Crotalus intermedius is a venomous pit viper species found in central and southern Mexico.
The snakebite victim should be transported as quickly and as passively as possible to the nearest place where they can be seen by a medically-trained person health station, intermediius, clinic or hospital.