For tracking female pythons, Male pythons are sent attached with radio transmitters and they lead to the breeding area, where female pythons are found.
Wildlife managers were using male pythons attached with radio transmitters to track down breeding females as they work to remove these invasive snakes.
Florida's warm, subtropical climate and the Everglades' abundance of edible wildlife provided a ideal environment for the snakes to flourish.
Officials with the reserve posted an image of the beast they captured in the Florida Everglades, showcasing the mind-boggling size of the python.
The preserve said on its Facebook page that the python was euthanized and its 73 developing eggs were destroyed.
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Pythons pose a major threat to native wildlife in the state.
According to the United States Geological Survey, drastic falls in the population of raccoons, opossums and bobcats in the Everglades are linked to pythons - while rabbits and foxes "effectively disappeared" from the area.
About 1,600 people registered for the 2013 inaugural Python Challenge, which was organized by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. The searchers, however, managed to find only 68 snakes.
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Burmese pythons were brought to Florida in the 1970s as pets - however, some were released into the wild, and have since multiplied to great numbers, threatening the survival of local animals.