Names: Crocodile

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"

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