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Scientific Classification

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Reptilia
Order:Squamata
Family:Boidae
Genus:Corallus
Genus species:Corallus hortulanus cooki

Animal Characteristics

Head-Body Length:up to 2 m
Identification:Cook's tree boa has brown, tan, and yellow cross bands.
Habitat:Rainforests, jungles
Diet:Carnivore: birds, small mammals, lizards, frogs
Reproduction:Females give birth to live young
Behavior:Cook's tree boa is nocturnal.
Status:No special status
Interesting Facts:This snake is also classified as Corallus enydris cooki.

Other Information

Geographic:Southern North America Date:1958-1988 Subjects:reptile
herptile
Cook's tree boa
snake
Tree boas
Boidae
Snakes
Squamata
Reptiles
Vertebrates
Chordata