Crotalus durissus pifanorum
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The venom of the Guarico rattlesnake is almost entirely neurotoxic, similar to other subspecies of C. durissus. Little is known about the (???)
This small to medium-sized rattlesnake is endemic to Venezuela and does not occur anywhere else. It's habitat includes low-elevation forests, scrub, and savanna. The Guarico rattlesnake is often found in armadillo burrows.