A short snake with a stout shiny brown body that looks and feels like rubber, found in western North America.
- Charina bottae, family Boidae.
- Montanas rubber boa is the northernmost relative of the giant boa constrictor and anaconda of South America.
- Like their relatives, rubber boas kill by constriction, with prey usually mice or shrews.
- If you do find a rubber boa, please do not disturb it.
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