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American Crocodile

Crocodylus acutus

Habitat:

Fairly large river that has quite a few fish and can seasonally rise by a few meters in this spot.

Notes:

This is the big resident crocodile in the Sapoa River next to the Cañas Castilla Lodge in Costa Rica. He's grown quite a bit since the first time I visited. Higher resolution images can be seen on my Flickr page.


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Guanacaste, Costa Rica

Lat: 11.12, Long: -85.59

Spotted on Sep 28, 2014
Submitted on Oct 1, 2014

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