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Cuban crocodile


The Cuban crocodile (Crocodylus rhombifer) is a small but aggressive species of crocodile found only in Cuba. Contents. [hide]. 1 Characteristics; 2 Distribution ...

Cuban Crocodile Fact Sheet - National Zoo


With the most restricted range of any crocodilian, the Cuban crocodile is in danger of extinction due to habitat alteration, hunting, and competition with introduced ...

ADW: Crocodylus rhombifer: INFORMATION


The Cuban Crocodile (Crocodylus rhombifer) has the smallest range of any crocodile. It can be found only in Cuba in the Zapata Swamp in the northwest, and in ...

Crocodilian Species - Cuban Crocodile (Crocodylus rhombifer)


Cuban crocodile, Pearly crocodile, Cocodrilo de Cuba, Crocodile de Cuba, Caimán Zaquendo, Cocodrillo, Criollo, Cocodrilo Legitimo, Cocodrilo Perla, ...

Cuban Crocodile: The Animal Files


Main Characteristics Cuban Crocodiles have a body length up to 3.5 m (11.5 ft) and males are larger than females. They have black and yellow speckled ...

Hybrid Cuban-American Crocodiles on the Rise


Jun 26, 2011 ... There's a new Cuban crisis—the island country's rare crocodile is being bred out of existence by its American cousin, a new study says.

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Oct 17, 2011 ... Watch the Cuban Crocodile and learn how to recognize its unique characteristics . This video captures behaviors and identifies the size, shape ...

Cuba: Wild Island of the Caribbean | Rare "Leaping" Croc Grabs a ...


Cuba: Wild Island of the Caribbean. Rare “Leaping” Croc Grabs a Snack. These crocodiles have evolved to hunt hutias — and not only in the water.

American & Cuban Crocodiles Copulate, Create a Hybrid | Hybrid ...


Jun 22, 2011 ... Cuban crocodiles and American crocodiles are known to interbreed in captivity, but turns out they also mate in the wild, according to a new ...

Cuban Crocodile :: Saint Louis Zoo


Its problem: it is being “hybridized” out of existence through crossbreeding with the American crocodile. Less than 3,000 genetically pure Cuban crocodiles exist  ...

Cuban Crocodile
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Reptilia
Order: Crocodilia Family: Crocodylidae Genus: Crocodylus
Species: Crocodylus rhombifer
The Cuban crocodile is one of the most threatened New World crocodilians (a group that includes alligators, caimans and the gharial). It is medium sized with a short, broad head and high bony ridges... More »
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Crocodylus rhombifer (Cuban Crocodile) - IUCN Red List


Range Description: This species is no longer found in most of its historic range and is currently restricted to two relatively small areas in Cuba. Its principal ...

Cuban crocodile videos, photos and facts - Crocodylus rhombifer ...


Learn more about the Cuban crocodile - with amazing Cuban crocodile photos and facts on ARKive.

Endangered Cuban Crocodiles Are Losing Their Genetic Identity ...


Dec 3, 2014 ... A Cuban crocodile feeds on a crab, which contributes to its diet along with turtles, fish, and small mammals. Credit: Yoamel Milián-García ...