Anaconda, Green

Anaconda, Green

Eunectes murinus

Vital Statistics

Height:

10 - 20 feet

Weight:

up to 500 lbs

Diet:

One 4-5 pound rabbit every 2 weeks.

Conservation:

Status:

Geographic Region

Tropical South America, east of the Andes, mainly in the Amazon and Orinoco basins in Guiana.

At The Zoo

Faces of the Rainforest

Did You Know?

During a drought, anacondas can bury themselves in mud and enter a state of dormancy.