Blood Python
The Blood Python (Python curtus) is a species of python native to Southeast Asia. The average adult length is around 5 feet.

Main Characteristics

The Blood Python is the thickest of all the pythons. The Blood Python has a wedge shaped head. Its coloring is usually orange to red (hence the name "Blood Python").


The Blood Python feeds on birds and mammals.

Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Suborder: Serpentes
Family: Pythonidae
Genus: Python
Species: P. curtus