Ecology of Boa constrictor
 
Main Ref. Sasa, M., G.A. Chaves and L.D. Patrick, 2009
Remarks Considered marine because it is found in sandy beaches and mangrove areas (Ref. 83945).

Aquatic zones / Water bodies

Marine - Neritic Marine - Oceanic Brackishwater Freshwater
Marine zones / Brackish and freshwater bodies
  • supra-littoral zone
  • littoral zone
  • sublittoral zone
  • epipelagic
  • mesopelagic
  • epipelagic
  • abyssopelagic
  • hadopelagic
  • estuaries/lagoons/brackish seas
  • mangroves
  • marshes/swamps
  • rivers/streams
  • lakes/ponds
  • caves
  • exclusively in caves
Highighted items on the list are where Boa constrictor may be found.

Habitat

Substrate Soft Bottom: sand;
Substrate Ref. Sasa, M., G.A. Chaves and L.D. Patrick, 2009
Special habitats
Special habitats Ref.

Associations

Ref.
Associations
Associated with
Association remarks
Parasitism

feeding

Feeding type
Feeding type Ref.
Feeding habit
Feeding habit Ref.

Trophic Level(s)

Estimation method original sample unfished population Remark
Troph s.e. Troph s.e.
From diet composition
From individual food items
Ref.
(e.g. 9948)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Pauly, Daniel on 05.05.10
Modified by Pacres-Urriquia, Lealde on 03.12.14
Checked by Cortés, Jorge on 05.05.10
Comments & Corrections
 
 
Back to Search
cfm script by ,  ,  php script by , 2/5/2008 ,  last modified by sortiz, 08/24/17