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Table 7 Snout-vent length, weight and body condition index (BCI) of M. l. lebetina compared to large North American rattlesnake species (Crotalus spp., USA)

From: Morphometric characteristics and seasonal proximity to water of the Cypriot blunt-nosed viper Macrovipera lebetina lebetina (Linnaeus, 1758)

General information [31, 61]
 Scientific name M. lebetina C. adamanteus C. atrox C. horridus C. oreganus
 Common name Blunt-nosed viper Eastern diamondback rattlesnake Western diamondback rattlesnake Timber rattlesnake Western rattlesnake
 Distribution Eurasia to Central and South Asia Southeastern USA Southwestern North America Eastern to Central USA Western North America
 Maximum ToL (cm) 150 (Cyprus); 218–230 (mainland) 244 213 189 163
Specimen data
 Origin Wild, Cyprus Captive, North Carolina Wild, Oklahoma Wild, Virginia Wild, California
 SVL (cm) 116.5 168.8 152.0 140.7 109.0
 TaL (cm) 14.5 16.0 11.3 9.0
 Weight (g) 1441 4850 (“4.85 kg”) 2776 3509 1150
 BCI (K) 91 101 79 126 89
 Reference This study [63] [64] S. Goetz pers. comm. 29 January 2018 B. Putman pers. comm. 19 January 2018