Native Range: The Yellow Anaconda occurs in southern South America, including the Pantanal in Bolivia and Brazil, and south through the. Learn more about the Yellow anaconda – with amazing Yellow anaconda photos and facts on Arkive. YELLOW ANACONDA Eunectes notaeus FAUNA PARAGUAY reptile image gallery photo video sound recordings birding tours of paraguay expert guide paul .
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In captivity the species has a reputation for being unpredictable and somewhat dangerous to humans. Boas and Pythons Family Boidae. The gestation period is 6 months, after which the female gives birth to from 4 to 82 young at a size of about 60 cm in length.
The yellow anaconda Eunectes notaeusalso known as the Paraguayan anaconda  is a boa species endemic to southern South America. ADW doesn’t cover all species in the world, nor does it include all the latest scientific information about organisms we describe. These young are immediately able to live on their own. Crompton, ; Leen, Key Behaviors arboreal terricolous diurnal nocturnal sedentary solitary Home Range No information is available on home range size.
This provides camouflage in murky water or in wunectes vegetation.
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Wikimedia Commons has media related to Yellow anaconda. This page was last edited on 17 Novemberat These breeding balls have been known to stay together for up to a month. Epiphytes and climbing plants are also abundant. Information on the yellow anaconda Eunectes notaeus is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly. Accessed December 31, notqeus https: During the rainy months, yellow anacondas can be found in flooded, treeless areas, where they hunt for aquatic species such as fish or caimans Caiman.
To cite this page: United States Geological Survey. They may even pose a predation risk to small children, but attacks on humans by yellow anacondas are exceptionally rare. After giving birth, female anacondas leave her young to defend for themselves.
Though we edit our accounts for accuracy, we cannot guarantee all information in those accounts. A mitogenomic study on the phylogenetic position of snakes. Normally the largest male will win successfully outcompete other males. Females incubate eggs in noteaus bodies and give birth to already hatched young.
Mattison, ; Schmidt and Inger, Like all boas and pythonsnotafus is non-venomous and kills its prey by constriction. Yellow anacondas occur in southern South America, including Paraguay, southern Brazil, northeastern Argentina, and Bolivia. Young anacondas reach sexual maturity at 3 to 4 years old.
Unioversity of California Press. Eunectes notaeus – Yellow Anaconda.
The Boidae boas and Pythonidae pythons.