Bookmarkable URL:http://hdl.handle.net/10217/53671

Scientific Classification

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Reptilia
Order:Squamata
Family:Boidae
Genus:Eunectes
Genus species:Eunectes sp.

Animal Characteristics

Head-Body Length:2-9 m
Habitat:River valleys, swamps, marshes
Diet:Carnivore: fish, mammals, reptiles
Reproduction:Anacondas are ovoviviparous, giving birth to several dozen young at a time.
Behavior:Being semi-aquatic, anacondas are excellent swimmers and divers.
Status:No special status
Interesting Facts:Adult snakes of the larger species are capable of killing humans.

Other Information

Geographic:Northern South America Date:1967-03 Subjects:herptile
Anaconda (unidentified)
snake
reptile
Anaconda
Eunectes
Boidae
Snakes
Squamata
Reptiles
Vertebrates
Chordata
Primo Record:https://colostate-primo.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/primo-explore/fulldisplay?vid=01COLSU&docid=01COLSU_DSPACE10217/53671