Scientific Name for Alligator?


The scientific name for an alligator is Crocodilus mississipiensis. Their class is reptilia, their order is crocodylomorpha, their order is crocodylia, their family is alligatoridae, and their genus is alligator.
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Alligator mississippiensis.
The Scientific name for the American alligator is 'alligator
Alligator mississippiensis.
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The scientific name of the American Alligator is Alligator mississippiensis.
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Reptilia Order: Crocodilia Family: Crocodylidae Genus: Alligator Species: Alligator mississippiensis
The binominal name is comprised of two parts, a generic name first, followed by a specific name. The resulting name refers to a single species. A subspecies is designated by a third name after the species name.
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