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REPTILES OF THE WORLD - Pythons of the World


Lesser Sunda Python
(preferred name)

or Timor Python

Broghammerus (was Python) timoriensis
or

Malayopython timoriensis (status of Genus Malayopython is uncertain)

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Distribution:- Found on the Lesser Sunda Islands (Flores and Lombien Islands in Indonesia)
(Note - This species does not occur on Timor island)

The error about the name come from the island where it was first shipped from (Timor)
however this species has never been observed on Timor!

Comments:- Grows to over 2 metres (7ft)

Closely related to the Reticulated Python Broghammerus (was Python) reticulatus

"The name Malayopython wasn't validly published and is a junior synonym of Broghammerus" R. Hoser Timor Python - Malayopython (was Python) timoriensis

 

 

 

 

 

 

Timor Python - Malayopython (was Python) timoriensis

 

 

 

The 2 photos above were taken at the San Diego Zoo

 

Timor Python - Malayopython (was Python) timoriensis

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Timor Python - Malayopython (was Python) timoriensis

All Photos ©2017 John Fowler and Rachel Barnes

The 2 photos above were taken at the Rimba Reptile Park, Bali

Timor Python - Malayopython (was Python) timoriensis

 

 

LINKS

Python timoriensis

Wikipedia



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Reticulated Python
Malayopython (was Python) reticulatus
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Pythons of the World
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A Listing of Australian Pythons
John Fowler & John Hollister


AUSTRALIAN PYTHONS
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A Listing of Boas of the World
John Fowler

Boas of the World
(BoaSnakes.info)
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