Savu Python Animal Pictures

Liasis savuensis

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closeup of savu python head.

Savu python's white eyes are distinctive
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The savu python's eyes give rise to another of its names: the white-eyed python.

young savu python on black background with substrate.

Young savu python
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Pythons, like this White-eyed python, pull their heads into an S shape when they feel threatened.

adult white-eyed python on branch

Mature savu python on branch
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As Savu pythons mature, they go through an ontogenic change from the brilliant reds and oranges of youth to the darker red-brown you see here.