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Biology Prof Publishes Book on Giant Anaconda Snakes in the Wild ​Las Vegas, N.M. – A Highlands University biology professor’s book is the first comprehensive study in the wild of anacondas, the largest snake in the world.Jesús Rivas published Natural History of the Green Anaconda: With Emphasis on its Reproductive Biology in 2016. His study area is in the Venezuelan Llanos – a vast plain that floods during the wet season from May through October. “My biggest goal with publishing this book is to share the knowledge with other anaconda scientists and hopefully be a catalyst for more anaconda research,” Rivas said. “Anacondas are part of one of the most diverse ecosystems in



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