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North and South America contain ELEVEN (11) distinct crocodilian species, not including subspecies: ONE (1) species of Alligator, THREE (3) species of Caiman (including THREE (3) valid subspecies), ONE (1) species of Melosuchus, TWO (2) species of Paleosuchus and FOUR (4) species of Crocodylus.

American alligator distribution
Alligator mississippiensis

AMERICAN ALLIGATOR
Spectacled caiman distribution
Caiman crocodilus crocodilus

SPECTACLED CAIMAN
Brown caiman distribution
Caiman crocodilus fuscus

BROWN CAIMAN
Rio apaporis caiman distribution
Caiman crocodilus apaporiensis

RIO APAPORIS CAIMAN
Broad-snouted caiman distribution
Caiman latirostris

BROAD-SNOUTED CAIMAN
Yacare caiman distribution
Caiman yacare

JACARÉ CAIMAN
Black caiman distribution
Melanosuchus niger

BLACK CAIMAN
Cuvier's dwarf caiman distribution
Paleosuchus palpebrosus

CUVIER'S DWARF CAIMAN
Schneider's dwarf caiman distribution
Paleosuchus trigonatus

SCHNEIDER'S DWARF CAIMAN
American crocodile distribution
Crocodylus acutus

AMERICAN CROCODILE
Orinoco crocodile distribution
Crocodylus intermedius

ORINOCO CROCODILE
Morelet's crocodile distribution
Crocodylus moreletii

MORELET'S CROCODILE
Cuban crocodile distribution
Crocodylus rhombifer

CUBAN CROCODILE



Africa contain THREE (3) distinct crocodilian species, not including subspecies: TWO (2) species of Crocodylus and ONE (1) species of Osteolaemus (including TWO (2) subspecies).

Slender-snouted crocodile distribution
Crocodylus cataphractus

SLENDER-SNOUTED CROCODILE
Nile crocodile distribution
Crocodylus niloticus

NILE CROCODILE
Africa dwarf crocodile distribution
Osteolaemus tetraspis

AFRICAN DWARF CROCODILE



India and Asia contain NINE (9) distinct crocodilian species, not including subspecies: ONE (1) species of Alligator, SIX (6) species of Crocodylus, ONE (1) species of Tomistoma and ONE (1) species of Gavialis.

Chinese alligator distribution
Alligator sinensis

CHINESE ALLIGATOR
Australian freshwater crocodile distribution
Crocodylus johnstoni

AUSTRALIAN FRESHWATER CROCODILE
Philippine crocodile distribution
Crocodylus mindorensis

PHILIPPINE CROCODILE
New Guinea crocodile distribution
Crocodylus novaeguineae

NEW GUINEA CROCODILE
Mugger crocodile distribution
Crocodylus palustris

MUGGER CROCODILE
Estuarine crocodile distribution
Crocodylus porosus

ESTUARINE CROCODILE
Siamese crocodile distribution
Crocodylus siamensis

SIAMESE CROCODILE
Tomistoma distribution
Tomistoma schlegelii

FALSE GHARIAL
Indian gharial distribution
Gavialis gangeticus

INDIAN GHARIAL



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