Crocodiles grow to 7 to 15 feet in length. Similar to alligators in appearance, however its nose is thinner and its bottom teeth show when its mouth is closed.
- The fourth tooth on the crocodile's lower jaw sticks up over the upper lip
- Crocodiles tend to have long, pointed snouts
- All species of alligators, caimans, crocodiles and gharials are known as "crocodilians"