Did you know?
The Reticulated Python is the longest species of snake in the world.
Michael & Patricia Hall; Ashton Volpel; South Hills Child Development Center
Rainforest, woodlands in Southeast Asia
17-22 feet average but can be longer
Up to 300 pounds
Around 20 years
birds, small to medium mammals
25-50 eggs hatch after an average 70 day incubation
Habitat loss due to agricultural and urban development. Hunting for meat and skins. Collection for the exotic pet trade.