Animalia > Chordata > Reptilia > Squamata > Boidae > Chilabothrus > Chilabothrus angulifer

Chilabothrus angulifer (Cuban Boa)

Synonyms: Epicrates angulifer

Wikipedia Abstract

Chilabothrus angulifer is a boid species found mainly in Cuba. No subspecies are currently recognized.
View Wikipedia Record: Chilabothrus angulifer


Maximum Longevity [1]  23 years

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Buenavista Wetland Reserve 778949 Cuba    
Ciénaga de Zapata National Park 1606900 Cuba  
Tuabaquey - Limones Ecological Reserve II 4859 Cuba  

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Caribbean Islands Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Bahamas, Barbados, Cayman Islands, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Jamaica, Martinique, Montserrat, Netherlands Antilles, Puerto Rico, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent And The Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks And Caicos Islands, Virgin Islands - British, Virgin Islands - U.S. Yes

Prey / Diet

Phyllonycteris poeyi (Cuban flower bat)[2]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Asio stygius (Stygian Owl)1
Cubophis cantherigerus (Cuban Racer)1
Tyto alba (Barn Owl)1

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)


Cuba, Isla de la Juventud, Archipelago de los Canarreos, Archipelago de los Colorados, Archipelago de Sabana-Camaguey Terra typica: Cuba.;

External References



Attributes / relations provided by
1de Magalhaes, J. P., and Costa, J. (2009) A database of vertebrate longevity records and their relation to other life-history traits. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 22(8):1770-1774
2Phyllonycteris poeyi (Chiroptera: Phyllostomidae), CARLOS A. MANCINA, MAMMALIAN SPECIES 42(852):41–48 (2010)
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund
Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License