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Florida Diamond Back Rattlesnake At The Florida Reptile Institute

Florida Diamond Back Rattlesnake At The Florida Reptile Institute Silver Springs
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$4.95

  

Stock #: 42047
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Silver Springs
State: Florida (FL)
County: Okaloosa
Publisher: Curt Teich & Co.
Postmark: 1937
PM City: Saint petersburg
PM State: FL
Stamp: 1C
Size: 3.5" x 5.25" (9 x 14 cm)

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The large number of these rattlesnakes are kept on display in the huge concrete pit where they may be viewed closely but safely. Diamond-Back Rattlesnake is the largest, most dangerous of America snakes. Feeds on mammals. Prey killed with venom. Thorne born alive in litters of 10 to 30, are poisonous birth. Gets 2 or 3 rattles a year. Maximum striking distance about 2/3 their own length. Venin used in making Anti-Vein.