Tiger Lily- Brazilian Rainbow Boa

Tiger Lily- Brazilian Rainbow Boa

Sex: Female

Latin name: Epicrates cenchria

Native Home:  Brazilian Rainbow Boas are endemic to Central and South America.

Size:  Brazilian Rainbow Boa males reach sizes of 5½ to 6 feet long. Large females can grow to 6 to 7 feet and weigh up to 9 pounds.

Diet: Brazilian Rainbow Boas feed on a variety of rodents.

Reproduction: Brazilian Rainbow Boas have live birth. The babies are born in clear egg sacs that they break out of soon after being born. Typical litter size of 12-24 babies. However, litters of over 30 babies have been recorded.

Lifespan:  Captive Brazilian Rainbow Boas on average live 20+ years.