Malaysian Construction Workers Find Longest Recorded Snake

Click here to subscribe to our blog posts!

Malaysian Construction Crew Finds World's Longest Snake

Malaysia -- A team of construction workers found a Python that is believed to be the world's longest.

In the tourist area of Penang Island, a 26-foot long Python was found hiding under a tree, laying eggs.  The construction crew was conducting a flyover of the building site when they discovered it. 

The men captured the snake and took photos with it.  The snake layed one egg after its capture and quietly died.  A civil defense official said that the cause of the death was likely stress related to the capture.

Once the size is confirmed, the snake will be named the largest in the world at 26 feet.  The current record holder is a snake named Medusa.  The snake is 25 feet, 2 inches.  It was so heavy, it took 15 men to hold the snake. 

Read the full story here. 

 

 

 

You Might Also Like...

Oct 23, 2015 ... Moscow, Russia -- Construction workers in central Moscow have found 60 bone fragments of a skeleton while excavating. The bones appeared ...
www.femoran.com/moscow-construction-worker-blog/
Jul 9, 2014 ... Fremont, CA -- A construction project at the Calaveras Reservoir discovered over 500 fossils, dating back twenty million years, including a ...
www.femoran.com/interesting-find-during-east-bay-construction-project- blog/
Dec 17, 2015 ... Subscribe to get our blog posts in your inbox --> Click Here ... The top read posts range from plumbing how-tos to construction accidents. Find ...
www.femoran.com/top-ten-blog-posts-construction-blog/