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Rosy Boa

Rosy Boa


Species group:
 Boas, Anacondas and Pythons

Scientific name: Lichanura trivirgata or Charina trivirgata

Range/Habitat: The Rosy Boa is one of two members
of the Boa family native to the United States. They are found in the American Southwest including California and Arizona, as well as Baja California and Sonora Mexico. They are at home in the Colorado, Mojave, and Sonoran deserts. Their native habitat is hot, dry, arid desert, and they spend much time under rocks and granite outcroppings and in crevices to escape from heat and predators.

Reviews
Owners say:
Wonderful:
unique personality, docile snake, excellent pets, good beginner snake, great temperament
Challenging:
finicky eaters
Interesting:
cute qualities, low humidity need, subtle bluish tinges, slightly different colorations
Overall review
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4.4 (11)
chakim1010
I have had my rosy boa for over a decade now, and I g...
Review by: chakim1010 (20) 13 days ago
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5.00
1 photo
RayB
My snake, a Rosy Boa, was brought into the family whe...
Review by: RayB (2) April 01, 2014 21:27
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2.75
1 photo
Omishsis
We adopted 1 Rosy Boa from a friend who is a teacher....
Review by: Omishsis (15) October 02, 2013 22:00
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4.00
DMendoza
Percy is a ghost rosy boa. These snakes have a great ...
Review by: DMendoza (12) August 08, 2013 10:09
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4.00
1 photo
thehip
Snakes can be difficult to care for. No doubt there ...
Review by: thehip (4) July 21, 2013 16:01
  • Currently 100
5.00
1 photo
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rosy boa feeding
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Feeding (2 videos)
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Rosy Boa Care and Keeping
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Rosy Boa Herping San Diego Feb. 2009
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Habitat (2 videos)
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The Rosy Boa - Lichanura trivirgata
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Rosy Boa - Legend, Myth, Mystery…
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