Boas have special pits on their heads which allow them to detect heat to help them find warmblooded prey at night. Terrestrial constrictors, these boas are considered to be the world's most beautiful snake.
|SCIENTIFIC NAME||EPICRATES CENCHRIA|
|WHERE IN THE WILD?||SOUTH AMERICA, RAINFORESTS|
|WHAT'S ON THE MENU?||BIRDS, EGGS, SMALL MAMMALS, LIZARDS AND FROGS|
|LIFE EXPECTANCY||20 YEARS|