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Common boa Boa constrictor

Common boa Boa constrictor

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Common boa
Boa constrictor Boa constrictor

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Walking Leaf
Walking Leaf 11 years ago

Definitely not a boa, but a python. You can tell by the big scales on their head, the pit organs above the mouth, the round snout etc. Must be a rarely kept one. I don't know the species, sorry.

Well it's wonderful! Since it's captive, would you please mention which zoo in the habitat and add this to the Captive Animals mission? It helps separate wildlife from captive animals.
Thank you!

AislinnSemethy 11 years ago

it was actually at the zoo :)

What a beauty! Where did you find this one?

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Chicago, Illinois, USA

Spotted on May 30, 2012
Submitted on May 30, 2012

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