A python is a part of the snake family along with the Rattlesnake. Now much is known except the singular GIF that appeard in one of the Hytale blog posts!
The Python is part of the Snake family. Snakes are legless carnivorus reptiles that can be found slitering through the different zones. We currently only know about the Rattlesnake and Python, which inhabit the Howling Sands and Emerald Grove respectively.