Sonoran Gopher Snake tail rattle (090814)

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Title Sonoran Gopher Snake tail rattle (090814)
Common Name Sonoran Gopher Snake
Scientific Name Pituophis catenifer
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Craniata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Colubridae
Genus Pituophis
Subject Reptiles; Nature sounds; Places
Spatial Coverage Pima County (Ariz.); Arizona
Creator Rice, Jeff
Media Rights Management Audio file copyright 2010, the Western Soundscape Archive at the University of Utah J. Willard Marriott Library, Use of this audio file is allowed in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License;
Publisher Western Soundscape Archive, University of Utah
Date 2009-08-14
Type Sound
Format video/mp4
Digitization Specifications Compressed from .wav format into .mp4 delivery format
Contributing Institution J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112; Ecological and animal data provided by NatureServe. NatureServe Explorer: An online encyclopedia of life [web application]. NatureServe, Arlington, Virginia. Available
Description Sonoran Gopher Snake tail rattle
Photo Rights Management Photo by P. Dotson, Photo Courtesy of Utah Division of Wildlife Resources; Image retrieved from
Note Captive snake recorded at the Arizona Sonora Desert Museum; snake vibrates tail to simulate rattle sound
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Source File Recording Equipment Microphone: Telinga Stereo DAT Pro 6 parabolic microphone; Recorder: Sound Devices 722; Sampling rate: 44.1 kHz/24 bits
ARK ark:/87278/s6dn4jg6
Setname uu_wss
Date Created 2010-04-02
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 1118999
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