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Evolution & Taxonomy
The ancestors of crocodiles were already established when dinosaurs started to appear. In relative terms, this will be a brief history of the evolution of present day crocodilians, including debates over current taxonomy.

A SYNOPSIS OF CAIMAN TAXONOMY
by BRIAN R. WARREN
The taxonomy of caimans (Caiman, Melanosuchus and Paleosuchus) is confusing. This article explains the problems associated with caiman taxonomy, and discusses potential solutions.

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