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Diamond Python

The Diamond Python is a large non-venomous snake. It is usually yellow with a tight pattern of black spots and larger yellow spots on black, roughly diamond in shape.

The Diamond Python is found throughout eastern New South Wales and southern Queensland.

Diurnal & nocturnal. Terrestrial & aboreal. Catches & eats mammals, birds, other reptiles & amphibians. Can be seen basking in the sun.

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Reptilia
Order:Squamata
Family:Pythonidae
Genus:Morelia
Species:spilota