rattlesnake http://www.nhm.org/nature/taxonomy/term/385/all en Rattlesnakes Like the Los Angeles Times http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/rattlesnakes-los-angeles-times <div>There are only ten days left until our new exhibit, Nature Lab, opens. Last week, I introduced you to some babies that are moving in, and&nbsp;this week I want to introduce you to&nbsp;rescued contraband!</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div>This is Obsidian, our new Southern Pacific Rattlesnake, <em>Crotalus oreganus helleri. </em></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div></div> <div><img src="/nature/sites/default/files/images/blog/894701_10151509262912418_966315439_o.jpg" /></div> <div>Obsidian chilling with his morning paper!</div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div></div> <p><a href="http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/rattlesnakes-los-angeles-times" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/rattlesnakes-los-angeles-times#comments crossword puzzle Crotalus oreganus helleri Gadsden's Flag Los Angeles Times Natural Toxins Research Center Nature Lab Rats rattlesnake rattlesnake venom Southern Pacific Rattlesnake venom Blog Tue, 04 Jun 2013 22:06:57 +0000 Lila Higgins 805 at http://www.nhm.org/nature Lizards, Snakes, and Frogs Oh My! http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/lizards-snakes-and-frogs-oh-my <div dir="ltr" trbidi="on"> <div>This last Saturday we held the second annual Lizard Hunt at Malibu Creek State Park! Dr. Greg Pauly, Museum Herpetologist, and Dr. Bobby Espinoza, CSUN Herpetologist, took a group of 25 lucky people out to observe, catch, and identify local herps. </div> <div> </div></div><p><a href="http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/lizards-snakes-and-frogs-oh-my" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/lizards-snakes-and-frogs-oh-my#comments Bobby Espinoza frogs Greg Pauly lizards Lost Lizards of Los Angeles rattlesnake Side-blotched Lizard snakes Western Fence Lizard Blog Sat, 28 Apr 2012 00:49:00 +0000 Lila Higgins 699 at http://www.nhm.org/nature