Although it is rare, there have been documented cases of pythons eating humans. The victims are typically children or otherwise small in stature, as the broad shoulders of adults are too large for most pythons to swallow...
In the wild, pythons eat a wide variety of different animals, including lizards, birds, rodents and other small animals. Pythons are generally ambush hunters that catch and eat whatever they can, and some bigger pythons ...
Because Burmese pythons are large predators, their only predators are humans and alligators. Their diet includes any animal that can fit into their unhinged jaws, including smaller alligators.
Lesser ball pythons are a color variation, or morph, of the ball python, which is a snake that is often kept as a pet. The lesser morph affects the way the pigmentation is displayed on the snake's skin.
According to Vida Preciosa International, ball pythons are fed once a week. A typical meal is one mouse, although large or mature snakes sometimes consume two to three mice or even a small rat. During the winter, it's no...
Ball pythons of the species Python regius typically reach 2 to 3 feet in length if male or 4 to 5 feet in length if female. They are the smallest of all African python species and rarely grow larger than 6 feet.
Mojave ball pythons are snakes of the species Python regius that have a reduced pattern of light markings against a dark background. The light markings are teardrop-shaped with a single dark spot in the middle and are se...