Morelet’s crocodile (Crocodylus moreletii), also known as the Mexican crocodile, is a modest-sized crocodilian found only in fresh waters of the Atlantic regions. The primary distinguishing feature of Crocodylus moreletii is the snout, which is uncharacteristically blunt for a crocodile. The snout has nostrils centered at its. Skull of adult crocodile, Click, Front view of adult Morelet’s crocodile, Click, Adult Morelet’s crocodile. Click, Adult Morelet’s crocodile (low angle).

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Morelet’s crocodile

Find more photos by Google images search: MNHN collected by P. This and other New World crocodiles are closely related crocodyluss African C. Rodriguez presented genetic evidence for hybridization between Crocodylus acutus and C.

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Crocodilian Species – Morelet’s Crocodile (Crocodylus moreletii)

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