- Common names: bromeliad boas, banana boas, neotropical dwarf boas.
is a genus
of dwarf boas
found from southern Mexico
. Currently, 2 species
Found from the Pacific coastal plain and Meseta Central of Chiapas
, south through Central America
, Costa Rica
) to Colombia
These snakes occupy a a range of habitats from lowland rainforest to highland pine-oak forests to cloud forests. Their vertical distribution ranges from sea level to 2,300 m elevation.
*) Not including the nominate subspecies.
) Type species