Brandon La Forest (HERP.MX)
Louse Island speckled rattlesnake
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Prior to 2018, this species was previously unknown to science. It's scientific name is derived from the Greek word for “seafarer", due to its presence as a species arising from ancient migrations across water.
Louse Island speckled rattlesnakes are a smaller, dwarf form of speckled rattlesnakes from the mainland.