The Emerald Tree Boa is a boa constrictor species native to South America. The average adult length is around 6 1/2 feet. The Emerald Tree Boa is found usually found in trees.

Main Characteristics

The Emerald Tree Boa is always green with white bands. Juveniles are usually brick red with white bands, but they can also be yellow or tan with white bands.


The Emerald Tree Boa feeds on birds and small mammals.

Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Suborder: Serpentes
Family: Boidae
Subfamily: Boinae
Genus: Corallus
Species: C. caninus