Schwarzschwanz-Klapperschlange C. Vor allem bei Jungschlangen sowie einigen kleineren Arten sind Eidechsen allerdings die Hauptnahrungsquelle. Die Beute wird durch die Sinnesorgane des Kopfes wahrgenommen und lokalisiert. Eine spezielle Art der Fortbewegung, die einzigartig unter den Schlangen ist, hat die Seitenwinder-Klapperschlange realisiert.
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Kajikora Should any evidence of paralysis or myolysis develop, antivenom is the principal treatment. Views Read Edit View history. Can grow to a maximum of about 0.
Ephemeral Pleistocene woodlands connect the dots for highland rattlesnakes of the Crotalus intermedius group. Notes on Mexican Snakes Ophidia. The Venomous Reptiles of Latin America. Therefore every case must be admitted at least overnight and closely observed.
A reclassification of the rattlesnakes; species formerly exclusively referred to the genera Crotalus and Sistrurus. The principle aim of this site is to provide information useful to improving outcomes for humans suffering from envenoming or poisoning by animals, plants or mushrooms.
Amphibia [Amphibia by Hugo Troschel, pp. Wiping it once with a damp cloth to remove surface venom is unlikely to do much harm or good but the wound must not be massaged.
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, dispensary, clinic or hospital. No attempt should frotalus made to pursue the snake into the undergrowth as this will risk further bites. Crotalus intermedius Troschel, Neurotoxic Paralysis No clinical reports for this species, but related species cause flaccid paralysis.
In particular, for bites causing flaccid paralysis, including respiratory paralysis, both airway and respiration may be impaired, requiring urgent and prolonged treatment, which may include the mouth to mask mouth to mouth technique of expired air transfer. Crotalus intermedius — Wikipedia Mesoamerican Herpetology 4 3: Dangerousness Unknown, but potentially lethal envenoming, though unlikely, cannot be excluded.
Habitat Elevations between about and metres in mainly seasonally dry pine-oak forest and occasionally desert fringes and drotalus forest.
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Literatura citada Alvarado-Diaz, J. Herpetologica 60 2 : Armstrong, B. The Natural History of Mexican Rattlesnake. University of Kansas Museum Natural History. Special Publications.
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