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American Crocodile

Crocodylus acutus

Description:

American crocodile (Crocodylus acutus) basking in a small pond behind our field station on Blackbird Caye, Turneffe Atoll, Belize

Habitat:

Small pond of brackish waters.

Notes:

Individual is missing its left eye and has been known by residents of the island for many years to bask in this pond.

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EricAngelRamos
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EricAngelRamos

Spotted on Jul 14, 2011
Submitted on Oct 10, 2011

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