Python bivittatus
Python bivittatus
(Burmese Python)

Impact ID5184
Impact TypePredation/Herbivory
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionA Bobcat (Lynx rufus) depredated a temporarily unguarded Burmese Python (Python bivittatus) nest, later fighting with the female python when she returned to the nest. The Bobcat depredation ultimately destroyed or otherwise rendered unviable 64 python eggs.
Great Lakes RegionNo
LocationBig Cypress National Preserve, Greater Everglades Ecosystem, Florida, USA

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