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American crocodile (juvenile)

Crocodylus acutus


Juvenile American crocodile sunning in a rock next to the water. Just above 1 m long. Adults may reach 4 m long.


Mangrove swamp.

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Nayarit, Mexico

Spotted on Dec 26, 2012
Submitted on Feb 9, 2013

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