Burmese Python

Python bivittatus

Fascinating Facts

Habitat/Diet

Most commonly found in mangrove forests and rainforests, but occasionally also in grasslands, marshes, streams and rivers. Good climbers and expert swimmers, they are non-venomous constrictors that feed on mammals, birds, reptiles and amphibians.

Status in the Wild

Vulnerable – IUCN 2012

Range

Southeast Asia and India

Location in the Zoo

Reptiles and Birds Zone of the Sculpture Learning Plaza



Animals & Exhibits