Sunday, August 10, 2008

Herp of the Day: Liasis mackloti

My friend Eric has a good-sized female Macklot's Python named Samea. She, like his Spotted Pythons, is very inquisitive, a pain to photograph, and a fantastic animal at education programs. I am told Samea's temperament is atypical for the species, however. This is a long but fairly slender-bodied species from Indonesia.

Here's a short series of her eating:

1 comment:

  1. She went to town on that mouse. I always find their eating fascinating. If only I could unhinge my jaw...