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Adaptation of a Reticulated Python
Kenneth Tobiason 19 May 2011
Transcript of Adaptation of a Reticulated Python
Python can have between 25 - 100 eggs at a time. The
mother will coil around the eggs and create muscular
vibrations to raise the temperature of the eggs several
degrees. Location and Diet The Reticulated python is located in southeast asia. The Reticulated Python's diet are birds, mammals
of different sizes including deer and pigs and very rare
possibly humans. Pythons will wait
in hiding spots for prey to move close before striking. The
Reticulated Python is not venomous; like other members
of the Boa family it will use its body to
constrict and suffocate its prey. Reticulated python The scientific name It is from the Boa famaily which is a where alot of venomous snakes come from. But this python is not venomous it use it's body to suffacate its prey. Facts The female snakes may lay over 100 eggs at a time It has the largest girth of snake specie which means the measurement around the middle of something. Its lifespan in the wild is up to 20 years and in captivity it is known to live more than 20 years. The largest snake that ever lived in a zoo was a reticulated python called ‘Colossus’ It must use its coloration and reticulated pattern to hide from predators and to hunt for food. lifespan in the wild is up to 20 years and in captivity it live 's more than 20 years The largest items documented to be eaten was a female sun bear of 23 kilograms that was eaten by a 23 ft specimen. It took the snake over 10 weeks to digest it. •Small pythons can easily be captured and tamed, but adults are dangerous as they have vicious bites, and their powerful coils is to much for a human to handle. My paragraph The reticulated python gets its name from the distinctive color and pattern on its scales. According to the Dictionary the word “reticulated” is having lines intercrossed, forming a network.” It is also known as the regal python (regal is a word that refers to a king). Its scientific name is Python reticulatus. This snake is the largest species of python's living today. Some people believe that the giant South American water boa, known as the anaconda is larger or heavier, but the longest snakes that are found in the wild or that are living in a zoo today are reticulated pythons. Important Fact This python live in caves or in trees and they have adapted to live near the human habitation where they hunt rats, chickens, ducks, domestic dogs, cats and pigs. So watch out!!!! This snake is the largest species of python's living today. Some people believe that the giant South American water boa, known as the anaconda are larger or heavier, but the longest snakes that are found or that are living in a zoo are reticulated pythons.