General Description

Body colour pattern varies, green-black with white or yellow spots, or pale to dark brown with black patches. Up to 4 m long.


Carpet Pythons live in the most diverse range of habitat types of any Australian python. They eat reptiles, birds and mammals, some as large as wallabies. They are mostly active at night.


Mainland Australia, except central areas.


Forest and areas near water, also in urban areas.

More Information