Ball Python (Royal Python)
A small fat-bodied snake patterned with shades of brown, black, green and white.
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Up to 5 feet
Sub Saharan Africa (Sierra Leone, Togo, Senegal)
Like most snakes their size, Ball Pythons eat rodents (mice, rats, etc).
Ball Python females reach sexual maturity at approximately 3 years. Clutches of upt to 16 eggs which measure 3.5 inches are laid.
Relationship with Humans
Ball pythons are not endangered. They are the most common python kept in captivity.