The Zoo is closed for Thanksgiving.
One male and one female South American green snake reside here at the Zoo. The male, born in 2009, came to the Zoo in 2010, while the female, born in 2006 arrived in the same year.
International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List status: Unlisted. They are threatened by commercial harvesting and by loss of habitat.
Found in Argentina, Bolivia and Paraguay. They are at home in gallery forests - evergreen forests that form along aquatic corridors - and in the trees of the surrounding savannahs.
Young birds, small lizards and occasionally amphibians.