Titanoboa... OMG!

If you think this snake is big...

... Then quickly get acquainted with the new (or old?) champ, Titanoboa:

The fossilised vertebra of titanoboa. WTF!

Left: A model vertebra of an extant anaconda, arguably the largest snake in the world. Right: The fossilised vertebra of Titanoboa. WTF!

Dramatic name. Dramatic find. Let's just put it this way: this snake would eat the motherf**king plane. See Ed Young's or PZ Myers' accounts for more information.

  • Sara

    woah!!! i'd like to see that alive!, but far, far away, like with binoculars or something, that is one huge boa...i mean, the difference in size is amazing

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