Snake adapted to live on the ground and to blend into the vegetation. It is called ball python for the habit of balling up when it feels threatened. It is one of the few snakes that hatches the eggs: the female produces heat by shaking her muscles, thus managing to warm the eggs.

origin: Western Africa
environment: Forest
sleep-wake: Diurnal
average lifespan: 30 years
dimensions: 150 cm

Small mammals