Scientific name: Python Regius

Family name: Pythonidae

Classification: Reptilia

Group Name: Den, Nest or Pit

IUCN status: Least Concern

Lifespan: 10-25 years

Weight: 2kg

Body length: 90-137cm

Top speed: 2mph

Diet: Carnivore: Small mammals, such as rats, shrews, gerbils, and mice and birds.

Habitat: Grasslands, savannas, and sparsely wooded areas.

Range:  Sub Saharan Africa.