Species information


Mexican Rosy Boa

Lichanura trivirgata trivirgata

Lichanura trivirgata trivirgata - Mexican Rosy Boa


Common name

Mexican Rosy Boa

Scientific name

Lichanura trivirgata trivirgata




The mexican rosy boa is a small and stocky snake. Three stripes of brown/black run down its body and sit upon a yellow/beige/buff or light brown background.



Mexico (northern mainly).


Adult size



Approx lifespan

15 years+.


REcomended vivarium size



Basic set up type

Dry/Savannah. Hides should be provided in both the warm and the cool end.



The diet for the Mexican Rosy Boa should be made up of rodents.


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