Thu, Jul 30, 2015, 10:17 AM
A python measuring an 18 feet and 3 inches in length was recently captured at Florida's Everglades National Park. It was caught on July 9 along the tram road at Shark Valley in the park. A python researcher caught the female snake weighing 133 pounds. According to reports, Pythons are not native to Florida. They also say that a python that's 18 feet long is capable of ingesting large prey such as deer or an alligator. According to wildlife officials, the longest python ever caught in Florida was 18 feet, 8 inches long.