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Crocodiles African Slender-snouted Crocodile
(Crocodylus cataphractus)
American Crocodile
(Crocodylus acutus)
Australian Freshwater Crocodile
(Crocodylus johnstoni)
Cuban Crocodile
(Crocodylus rhombifer)
Dwarf Crocodile
(Osteolaemus tetraspis)
Morelet's Crocodile
(Crocodylus moreletii)
Mugger Crocodile
(Crocodylus palustris)
New Guinea Freshwater Crocodile
(Crocodylus novaeguineae)
Nile Crocodile
(Crocodylus niloticus)
Orinoco Crocodile
(Crocodylus intermedius)
Philippine Crocodile
(Crocodylus mindorensis)
Saltwater Crocodile
(Crocodylus porosus)
Siamese Crocodile
(Crocodylus siamensis)
Tomistoma (False Gharial)
(Tomistoma schlegelii)
Alligators American Alligator
(Alligator mississippiensis)
Chinese Alligator
(Alligator sinensis)
Caimans Black Caiman
(Melanosuchus niger)
Broad-snouted Caiman
(Caiman latirostris)
Cuvier's Dwarf Caiman
(Paleosuchus palpebrosus)
Schneider's Smooth-fronted Caiman
(Paleosuchus trigonatus)
Spectacled Caiman
(Caiman crocodilus)
Yacare Caiman
(Caiman yacare)
Gharial Indian Gharial
(Gavialis gangeticus)
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How many different types of crocodiles are there?

There are 23 different crocodilian species out there but there are 220 dwarf crocodiles left in this world. There are 200 saltwater crocodiles left, but there are a total of 7

Is an alligator a type of crocodile?

  No. Alligators and Crocodiles are two different things. This is from the Wikipedia article on "Crocodilia":   While alligators are often confused with crocodiles,

What types of crocodiles are there?

There are 15 species of crocodile, all of them endangered, found in tropical parts of Africa, Asia, Australia, and Central America. The largest is the saltwater (indopacific)

Are crocodiles types of dinosaur?

No crocodiles are NOT dinosaurs. Dinosaurs and crocodiles are however both archosaurian reptiles. Crocodiles are somtimes refered to as living dinosaurs. This is based on the

What type of environment do crocodiles live in?

they mostly live in moist areas crocodiles are found in swamps , rivers ,lakes etc.....these are freshwater crocodiles...saltwater crocodiles also exist...they live on the sea

How many types of crocodile?

There are 23 types of crocodilians. Of these, two are alligators, six are caimans (South American alligator relatives), fourteen are crocodiles and one is a gharial (a thin-sn

What type of behaviors do crocodiles have?

They are very ferocious and they could very well eat you alive. Alligators are less likely to do so, although they would probably hurt you. Overall, crocodiles are much more d

How many types of crocodiles are there in India?

3 species- the most common is the mugger crocodile (Crocodylus palustris), but the saltwater crocodile (Crocodylus porosus) is also found (only in Bhitarkanika National Park a