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Alligator and Python Struggle
Alligator and Python Struggle
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Title: Alligator and Python Struggle

Description: An American alligator and a Burmese python locked in a struggle to prevail in Everglades National Park. This python appears to be losing, but snakes in similar situations have apparently escaped unharmed, and in other situations pythons have eaten alligators.

Location: FL, USA

Photographer: Lori Oberhofer
Photographer Organization: National Park Service

Usage: This image is public domain/of free use unless otherwise stated. Please refer to the USGS Copyright section for how to credit the photo.


Related to USGS news release: USGS Maps Show Potential Non-Native Python Habitat Along Three U.S. Coasts (2/20/2008).

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