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Python curtus

(Python curtus)

Description

Python curtus, commonly known as Sumatran short-tailed python or Sumatran blood python, is a species of the family Pythonidae, a nonvenomous snake found in Southeast Asia. Three subspecies are recognized, including the nominate subspecies described here, although some authors describe these as species.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Reptilia
Order:Squamata
Family:Pythonidae
Genus:Python
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