TITLE

Anaconda

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Anaconda, or Water Boa, a water snake of Central and tropical South America. Anacondas kill their prey�birds and small reptiles and mammals�by squeezing them until they suffocate, or by drowning them. The female anaconda retains her fertilized eggs in her body until they hatch. Ten to more than 70 young are born at a time.
ACCESSION #
37309793

 

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