Why is my ball pythons belly yellow?
Most morphs are recessive, like the yellow belly morph. Therefore, they tend to be quite rare. It takes two copies of the gene for the coloration to appear in a snake. The yellow belly morph was first produced in 1999 by Amir Soleymani.
How long do Yellow Belly Ball pythons live?
Sturdy and long lived – more than 15 years in captivity. Great snake species for kids (supervised) and loved by adults. Available in over 50 subspecies and color morphs.