The White Lipped Python is a species of snake that is native to many parts of Australia and Papua New Guinea. 

White Lipped Python

It is a nonvenomous python species known for its striking coloration and pattern, usually ranging from a yellowish-tan to greyish-brown.

This species can grow up to 6.5 feet in length and is an ambush predator, meaning that it will wait patiently to strike at its unsuspecting prey.

Behavior and Appearance

The white-lipped python is one of the most recognizable species of Pythonidae. It is easily distinguishable by its bright yellow coloring and white lip scales.

Lifespan and Size

This species of python can grow up to an impressive three meters (10 feet) in length and can live up to 30 years in the wild.


They are also known for their calm and docile temperament, making them popular for pet owners who want a manageable and low-maintenance reptile.

Housing White Lipped Python

Housing white-lipped pythons is often a perplexing challenge for many reptile keepers. Not only does the enclosure need to provide the necessary warmth and humidity levels

Enclosure Size & Lighting

Depending on the size of the snake, it is recommended that the enclosure should be at least 30-40 gallons in size

Choosing and Buying 

Choosing a White Lipped Python for your pet needs is a big decision. Not only are these pythons beautiful, but they also require lots of care and maintenance.

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