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Boa Constrictor By Neila Arnautovic
There are five different groups of animals with vertebrates. Reptiles Mammals Fish Amphibians Birds
The boa is classified as a reptile because… It is cold blooded. It breathes through lungs. It is an unusual reptile because most snakes give birth to eggs. The boa has live births.
Appearance Some boa constrictor are 3 meters long. That is about 9 feet long. A boa constrictor wouldnt try to eat anything as big as a person.
What a boa constrictor eats and how much it weighs. A boa eats birds, monkeys, wild pigs, bats, and other small animals. It is a reptile and has fangs to eat meat. The boa can be about 100 lbs. Most boas are between 6 – 14 feet long. The longest one found was 18 feet long.
How the boa finds food and what it looks like. Boas kill by constricting (squeezing) the prey until it can no longer breathe. Their bodies can be tan, green, red, or yellow.
How they stay safe and where they live. Boas stays safe from predators by hiding and camouflaging. Boas live in Central America, South America, and the Caribbean.
What the life span of a boa? The boa constictor lives up to 20, 30, or up to 40 years old.
What a boa sounds like and what layer it lives in. A boa has the same sound like any other snake. A boa lives in the under story in the rainforest.
Ending I hope you liked my power point about boa constrictors.