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Slender-Snouted Crocodile
Crocodylus cataphractus

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Genus: Crocodylus
Species: C. cataphractus
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Location: Central and Western Africa.

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Notes: studies in DNA and morphology suggest this species may be more basal than Crocodylus and therefore belongs in its own genus, Mecistops.


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March, April 2017