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American Alligator

Alligator mississippiensis

1 species ID suggestions

Alligator mississippiensis


Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 5 years ago

Scientific name added

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 6 years ago

Hello! Since you know the identity of your organism because you used its common name, please go ahead and fill in the scientific name field. That would be Alligator mississippiensis (as suggested). This assists groups and individuals to find your spotting and consider the data that it contributes. It also takes the spotting off the "unidentified" list. With the addition of a reference link (preferably 3) in the spaces provided, the basic information for ID purposes is considered complete. Of course, additional information in the other spaces (description,habitat,notes) is helpful and appreciated. Thank you!

Maria dB
Maria dB 6 years ago

Your crew got a nice spotting there!

Brevard, Florida, USA

Lat: 28.68, Long: -80.76

Spotted on Jan 6, 2013
Submitted on Jan 7, 2013

Spotted for mission

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