Reptile Species

Amazon Basin Emerald Tree Boa

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Species Name

  • Amazon Basin Emerald Tree Boa

Latin Name

  • Corallus caninus

Family

  • Boidae

Origin

  • South America

Care

  • intermediate

Environment

  • tropical

Temperature

  • 82 F

Minimum House Size

  • 10 Gal

Lighting

  • medium

Maximum Size in Captivity

  • 60 """

Housing Type

  • Aquarium

Species Origin

  • breeder

Compatibility

  • alone

Diet

  • Carnivore

Temperament

  • experienced handlers only

Reproduction Type

  • live bearer

Reproduction Difficulty

  • difficult

Size-Small

  • 15-18"

Size-Medium

  • 18-32"

Size-Large

  • 32-48"

Size-Extra Large

  • 48- + """