Category Archives: crocodilian

Something phony about this guy…

Looks like a gharial…but it’s not!  This is the False gharial, classified as a freshwater crocodile. It is found in Malaysia, Sumatra, and Borneo. Check out the differences close-up in the snouts of the False gharial and the real gharial … Continue reading

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Got Croc? A test….

Let’s see how you do on this test for crocs, gators, & gharials.  Should be fairly simple to figure it out if you remember these three things: Snout shape indent in snout (or not) for lower 4th tooth visible upper/lower … Continue reading

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If you swim with crocodiles….

Made a household name by Steve Irwin, the saltwater crocodile is the largest reptile on earth today!  But did you know that there are three types of croc in the crocodile family?   the true crocodile (like the salty) the … Continue reading

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