internal anatomy examination

epa03361585 Photo made available by University of Florida 14 August 2012 shows a team of researchers at the Florida Museum of Natural History on the University of Florida campus in Gainesville 10 August examining the internal anatomy of the largest Burmese python found in Florida to date. The 17-foot-7-inch (approx 5.7 METRES snake weighed 164 pounds approx 74.3 kilos) and carried 87 eggs in its oviducts, a state record. Following scientific investigation, the snake will be mounted for exhibition at the museum for about five years, and then returned for exhibition at Everglades National Park. EPA/KRISTEN GRACE FLORIDA MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY EDITORIAL USE ONLY/NO SALES +++(c) dpa – Bildfunk+++