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A mottled rock rattlesnake on Sawtooth Mountain.

This image shows a mottled rock rattlesnake in ambush, displaying its near perfect camouflage coloration and pattern. In the distance looms the craggy peaks of the Davis Mountains that this snake calls home.

TAGS: Desert, Mountains, Nature, Rocky, Snake, Texas

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Houston, Texas, United States of America
Member since 2019
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© Kyle Elmore.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2019
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Oct. 16, 2019, 5:43 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Focal Length: 15mm
Shutter Speed: 1/200
Aperture: f10
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Fort Davis, Texas, United States of America