Olive python Animal Pictures

Liasis olivaceus

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Olive python wrapped on a branch
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Olive pythons can be snappy as hatchlings, but quickly mellow out and become gentle snakes.

Olive python on dirt
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This species is long and somewhat thin. It's known for being very active and striking from the water at prey.