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Contact: Diana Yates
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Eastern Massasauga Rattlesnake

Caption: The eastern massasauga rattlesnake normally spends spring in shallow wetlands and summer in drier upland areas.

Credit: Matthew Allender

Usage Restrictions: Photo may be used only to accompany stories about the research described in this release. Credit: Matthew Allender.

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