The American crocodile (Crocodylus acutus) is a species of crocodilian found in
the Neotropics. It is the most widespread of the four extant species of crocodiles ...
American Crocodiles (Crocodylus acutus), on the other hand, inhabit coastal
areas of south Florida where they are at the northern extreme of their range.
American crocodiles (Crocodylus acutus) are a shy and reclusive species. They
live in coastal areas throughout the Caribbean, and occur at the northern end of ...
It can be difficult for inexperienced people to tell the difference between an
American crocodile and the other native crocodilian, the more common American
Figure 1. Florida distribution of the American crocodile; this species is only found
in mangrove habitats within the shaded counties. American Crocodile.
May 26, 2016 ... The Nile crocodile looks almost identical to the American crocodile, Crocodylus
acutus. But Nile crocodiles, the researchers say, can grow ...
Endangered Status The American Crocodile is on the U.S. Endangered Species
List. It is classified as endangered throughout its range in southern Florida.
DESCRIPTION: The American crocodile has a large lizard-like body with four
short legs and a long muscular tail. Their hides are rough and scaled. Juvenile ...
Aug 26, 2014 ... Miami pair Alejandro Jimenez and Lisset Rendon become first people to be
bitten by American crocodile, wildlife officials say.
American crocodile, Cocodrilo americano, Crocodile d'Amérique, Caimán de
Aguja, Central American alligator, Cocodrilo de Rio, Crocodile à museau pointu,