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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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