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Silvery New Boa Discovered in Bahamas

A group of university biologists surveying a remote island in the Bahamas have stumbled upon a new and possibly extremely rare new snake species. The slithery addition to the Boidae (boa) family is described in this week's edition of the journal Breviora. Its Latin name is Chilabothrus argentum, argentum being Latin for 'silver.' Graham Reynolds says it's a beautiful new species of Silver Boa and he told VOA that "finding a new boa is extremely rare, especially in...

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