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American alligator

Alligator mississippiensis

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Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 8 years ago

The scientific name for the American alligator is Alligator mississippiensis.

antwerpen.griffen
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antwerpen.griffen

Louisiana, USA

Spotted on May 18, 2013
Submitted on May 18, 2013

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