Jamaican Boas are Jamaica’s largest, native terrestrial predator, getting to a length of eight feet. Active at night, the Jamaican boa seeks out prey by detecting chemical signs with its forked tongue as it moves stealthily through the trees.
DID YOU KNOW? Snakes tongues are so powerful they can taste food up to ¼ of a mile away.
- Least Concern
- Near Threatened
- Critically Endangered
- Extinct in the Wild