Scientific Name: Gonyosoma boulengeri
First Described: MOCQUARD, 1897
Adult Size: 100-120 cm
Temperament: Shy but generally placid
Temperature & Humidity Range: Provide a temperature gradient of between 26-31°C (78.8F to 87.8°F). Humidity should be in the range of 70-90%. A humid hide & large water bowl should be part of the enclosures furnishing.
Brumation: 8 weeks at 15-17°C (59F-62.6°F)
Reproduction: 5-15 eggs are typically laid per clutch, hatching between 55 and 63 days at an average incubation temperature of 27 to 28C
Known Mutations: No genetic mutations known at present.
Turquoise blue adults are known and are being selectively bred in the USA. Also an adult is known that has kept its juvenile colouration.
Captive Bred Localities: Tam Dao, Guangxi Province China,
Natural History: Subtropical rainforests between 300 and 1500m elevation often found in stream valleys.
Native To: Northern Vietnam and southern China.
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