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Estuarine Crocodile

Crocodylus porosus


at Avilon Zoo, Rizal


Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 8 years ago

You're welcome, Noel!

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 8 years ago

Thanks S Frazier!

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 8 years ago

Hello Noel, While this was spotted at a zoo, I'm afraid it is not a Siamese crocodile. Crocodylus siamensis has a broader snout and the neck region looks like in this depiction and Specimens look like this It is in fact, one of the Philippines' two species of native crocodiles, Crocodylus porosus, as per my suggestion. Here's a light colored one from Avilon Zoo

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 9 years ago

Thanks Maria!

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 9 years ago

@S Frazier: Avilon Zoo, Rizal, Philippines. Thanks

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 9 years ago

Cool. Please name the zoo. Thanks

Maria dB
Maria dB 9 years ago

nice shot

Noel Buensuceso
Spotted by
Noel Buensuceso

Rizal, Philippines

Spotted on Jul 2, 2012
Submitted on Aug 30, 2012

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