Beautiful Tree Viper

Cryptelytrops venustusBeautiful Tree Viper - Cryptelytrops venustus

Range: Southern Thailand

Description: Green bodied snakes with reddish brown markings. The adults are heavily bodied with a broad head and can grow over 30 inches in length.

Habitat: Mountain forests and rubber plantations, usually living close to the ground.

Diet:
Zoo: Rodents
Wild: Rodents, frogs, and lizards

Reproduction: These snakes are oviparous which means they give birth to live young.