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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 (20)
dawg
Rosy Boas "Rosies" are probably one of the prettiest ...
Review by: dawg (30) January 19, 2016 22:03
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3.25
1 photo
roekeirns
I really enjoyed my time with my snake. He ate mice, ...
Review by: roekeirns (1) November 03, 2015 22:43
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4.00
gunuxo
My Rosy, Cynthia, is an absolute dream. She reminds ...
Review by: gunuxo (5) October 25, 2015 21:13
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5.00
1 photo
RobWedderburn
The Rosy Boa (Lichanura trivirgata) is an medium size...
Review by: RobWedderburn (83) October 19, 2015 03:36
  • Currently 100
5.00
1 photo
hobodog
If you're looking for a great pet that doesn't requir...
Review by: hobodog (3) August 25, 2015 15:26
  • Currently 100
5.00
Learn more (1 video)
rosy boa feeding
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Feeding (2 videos)
Rosy Boa Care and Keeping
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Rosy Boa Herping San Diego Feb. 2009
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Habitat (2 videos)
The Rosy Boa - Lichanura trivirgata
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Rosy Boa - Legend, Myth, Mystery…
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