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Eunectes (anacondas)

Wikipedia Abstract

Eunectes is a genus of boas found in tropical South America. They are an aquatic group of snakes and include one of the largest snakes in the world, E. murinus, the green anaconda. The name Eunectes is derived from the Greek word Eυνήκτης, which means "good swimmer". Four species are currently recognized.
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Eunectes beniensis (Anaconda)
Eunectes deschauenseei (Dark-spotted Anaconda) (Attributes)
Eunectes murinus (Anaconda, Green Anaconda) (Attributes)
Eunectes notaeus (Yellow Anaconda) (Attributes)

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Dept. of National Zoological Gardens
Zoologischer Garten Saarbruecken


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