Python bivittatus
Python bivittatus
(Burmese Python)

Impact ID4738
Impact TypeHuman Health
Study TypeAnecdotal
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionBetween 2006 and 2012, there were five reported encounters where a Burmese python attacked biologists, unprovoked, with two of them resulting in minor injury that healed completely.
Great Lakes RegionNo

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