Green anaconda. Anaconda

Green Anaconda

Green anacondas spend most of their time alone.

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Anaconda

Protected areas are not always well regulated and deforestation still occurs. Some countries have additional national laws making the trade of anaconda products illegal. These anacondas are polyandrous animals, meaning that a female mates with more than one male while each male mates with only one female.

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Green anaconda

Environmental pressures can also influence levels of predation, as savanna-dwelling anacondas experience increased predation during the dry season. Their eyes and nostrils are on the top of their head allowing them to see and breathe while most of their body is under water.

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ADW: Eunectes murinus: INFORMATION

Growth, Shedding, and Food Intake in Captive Eunectes murinus Linnaeus,1758 Serpentes:Boidae.

Green Anaconda Facts

Being water-dwelling reptiles, anacondas are fast in the water while slow on land. Green anacondas generally live in tropical rainforests and tend to prefer shallow, slow-moving waters, such as streams, rivers and flooded grasslands. Males also use this ability to detect pheromones from females during the breeding season.

ADW: Eunectes murinus: INFORMATION

Green anacondas reach sexual maturity at about 3 to 4 years old. They can move large distances over short time periods, especially during annual dry seasons and when males are seeking females. Alligatoridae and Eunectes murinus Linn.

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