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Thanks to the exotic pet trade, Burmese pythons have invaded Florida’s Everglades and it turns out – they have developed a taste for area rabbits. According to a new study published in Proceedings of the Royal Society B, the python has become the main predator of marsh rabbits.
People and giant snakes not only target each other for food – they also compete for the same prey.
Five giant non-native snake species would pose high risks to the health of ecosystems in the United States should they become established here.
A 10-foot-long reticulated python was found floating dead Tuesday in a drainage pond in a Florida nature preserve, officials said. John Rivard of Clearwater discovered the snake in the Largo Central Park Nature Preserve during an early morning walk, the St.
By PHIL POTTER Just hearing someone scream the word S-S-S-SNAKE usually gets everyone's rapt attention.
By Mark LaFlamme LEWISTON - Theories abounded Thursday about how a python made its way into a Gorham woman's washing machine the night before. By the end of the day, they were still only theories.