Crocodyloidea

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Classification

basal Crocodyloidea

 

Crocodylidae

 
 

Tomistominae

 
 

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Crocodylus niloticus (Nile crocodile)

Found in the large rivers, lakes and swamps of Africa. Maximum length = 6 m. 

Crocodylus niloticus (Nile crocodile)

Osteolaemus tetraspis (Dwarf crocodile)

Found in permanent pools and swamps in the West African rain forests. Maximum length = 1.9 m.

Osteolaemus tetraspis (Dwarf crocodile)
 

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