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  • For now, Illinois’ imperiled eastern massasauga rattlesnakes retain their genetic diversity

    Eastern massasauga rattlesnakes are in decline in Illinois.

    Eastern massasauga rattlesnakes are in decline in Illinois.

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  • Editor’s notes:
    To reach Sarah Baker, email sjbaker2@illinois.edu.  
    To reach Michael Dreslik, email dreslik@illinois.edu.
    The paper “Temporal patterns of genetic diversity in an imperiled population of the eastern massasauga rattlesnake (Sistrurus catenatus)” is available online and from the U. of I. News Bureau.
    DOI: 10.1643/CG-17-682