Jamaican Boa Epicrates subflavus

Jamaican Boa
Jamaican Boa
The Jamaican Boa is a snake of two halves: a cryptic dark brown on light and a black, both with irridescent blue-green scales.
Jamaican Boa
Jamaican Boa
As its name indicates, it is native to Jamaica. It is Jamaica's largest terrestrial predator growing to some 2 metres length.
Jamaican Boa
Jamaican Boa
Jamaican Boa
Prey, mainly rodents, bats and birds, is constricted and suffocated.
Jamaican Boa
Jamaican Boa
Jamaican Boa
The Jamaican Boa is threatened by habitat loss.