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  • German
    • Königspython
  • Scientific Names
    • Python regius
    • Boa regia
    • Hortulia regia
    • Python belii
    • Shireenhoserus regia
  • French
    • Python Royal
  • English
    • Ball Python
    • Royal Python
  • Spanish
    • Pitón real

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Ball Python Python regius

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nikkicat14

Date

May 16, 2016 12:50 PM PDT

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Ball Python Python regius

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jonnie

Date

May 8, 2016

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Ball Python Python regius

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oscarangel

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May 1, 2016

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Ball Python Python regius

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jackchlebanowski

Date

April 13, 2016 01:39 PM CDT

Description

Nocturnal

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Ball Python Python regius

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micaelaclark94

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the past

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Description

Male ball python

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Ball Python Python regius

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larrypeninger

Date

November 18, 2015 04:43 PM CST

Description

Is this a ball pyrhon

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Ball Python Python regius

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sjwiggins85

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the past

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Ball Python Python regius

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codyhough

Date

November 3, 2014

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Ball Python Python regius

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d_badillo

Date

November 7, 2014

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Ball Python Python regius

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mfontenot22

Date

February 15, 2014 05:26 PM CST

Description

Found dead and headless.

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Ball Python Python regius

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etnomusicas

Date

December 9, 2012 11:47 AM CST

Description

Es mascota. Trato de saber todo sobre esta especie y darle buena calidad de vida.

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Ball Python Python regius

Date

October 7, 2010

Description

Ball Python (Python Royal) taken with an Eos 7-D.

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Description from Wikipedia

Python regius is a nonvenomous python species found in Africa. This is the smallest of the African pythons and is popular in the pet trade, largely due to its typically docile temperament. No subspecies are currently recognized. It is also known as royal python or ball python. The name "ball python" refers to the animal's tendency to curl into a ball when stressed or frightened. The name "royal python" (from the Latin regius) comes from the...

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Conservation Summary

    Source: IUCN 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.4. http://www.iucnredlist.org/technical-documents/spatial-data. Downloaded March 2011.
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