African Rock Python

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The African Rock Python is a awe-inspiring snake that is found in Sub-Saharan Africa. This snake can grow up to 6 meters (20 feet) long and weigh over 45 kilograms (100 pounds). Despite its size, the African Rock Python is a gentle giant and is not known to be aggressive unless provoked.

This snake is an expert at camouflage and can often be difficult to see among the rocks and branches where it likes to live. The African Rock Python feeds on a variety of prey, including antelope, warthogs, porcupines, and even crocodiles!

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Least Concern (LC)
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Geeky Facts about the African Rock Python

Fact 1

The African rock Python is a non-venomous snake and kills by constriction.

Fact 2

African rock pythons feed on everything from birds and bats to medium-sized mammals.

Fact 3

The African rock pythons are solitary and they do not like staying with other snakes of their kind.

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