Emerald Tree Boa - Coiled Green Ambusher

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Named for the emerald green color that they take on at about 9-12 months of age, the emerald tree boa is a non-venomous species of boa (type of snake) that's native to the rainforests of South America. This species, which is recognizable by the the pattern of "lightening bolts" on its back, can be found in the Amazon Basin regions of Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Brazil, Venezuela, Surinam, and the Guianas.


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