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Emerald Tree Boa

Corallus caninus

Description:

Emerald green snake with irregular white zig-zag pattern. One of the particularity of this snake is that the young has a bright brick-red color. After 9 to 12 month of ages, their color turn to this characteristic green color. The bright color are used to warn predator. Adult, it can grows up to 1.8 m long

Notes:

This snake is captive and was shot at the Meyrin Vivarium in Switzerland.

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2 Comments

Maria dB
Maria dB 6 years ago

Beautiful snake! You can add this spotting to the Captive Animals mission: http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/7973...

Caleb Steindel
Caleb Steindel 6 years ago

gorgeous!

XiaoWei
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XiaoWei

Meyrin, Genève, Switzerland

Spotted on Jun 12, 2014
Submitted on Jun 12, 2014

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