Crocodilians

How do you tell an alligator from a crocodile? And no, dad joke enthusiasts, the answer isn’t that you see one later and the other after a while.

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/12/science/alligators-crocodiles-differences.html
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A new study reveals how crocodiles’ eyes are fine-tuned for lurking at the water surface to watch for prey.

https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-36197656
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Authorities don’t know who dumped a four-foot-long reptile into Lake Michigan, but they now know what kind it is. After initially believing the animal spotted Monday swimming near Waukegan, Illinois, by a startled kayaker was a caiman, officials now say it is actually an alligator.

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/lake-michigan-investigators-want-to-know-who-left-gator-waukegan-illinois/
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