Species information

 

Solomon Island Ground Boa

Condoia carinata paulsoni

Condoia carinata paulsoni - Solomon Island Ground Boa

 

Common name

Solomon Island Ground Boa

Scientific name

Condoia carinata paulsoni

Family

Boidae

Appearance

The background colour of the solomon island ground boa varies greatly from white to deep red, pink, orange, gold, gray, silver, brown or even black. A zig-zag stripe characterizes this snake, and is very useful for identification. This species has keeled scales and a prehensile tail.

 

Locality

The Solomon islands

 

Adult size

3-4ft

 

Approx lifespan

10-12years or more

 

REcomended vivarium size

24x18x18in, length is more important than height, but some high is still required.

 

Basic set up type

Humid forest with a large bowl for soaking

 

Diet

The diet for the Solomon Island Ground Boa should be made up of rodents

 

Further reading

N/A

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