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REPTILES - CROCODILIANS

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ANIMAL FACTS - Crocodilians

In the wild, Freshwater Crocodiles lay eight to 20 eggs in the sand at the end of the dry season and Saltwater Crocodiles scratch up a large mound of leaf and grass debris and lay anywhere from 30 – 80 eggs during the wet season.

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The Crocodilian family includes, Crocodiles, Alligators, Caimans and Gharials. Australia Zoo is home to three of these species - Saltwater Crocodiles, Freshwater Crocodiles and American Alligators.

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Our Sub-Species

Saltwater Crocodile

Crocodylus porosus
Our Amazing Saltwater Crocodile(s) are currently on displayCrocoseum

Threat Level

Least Concern

Least Concern

Freshwater Crocodile

Crocodylus johnstoni
Our Amazing Freshwater Crocodile(s) are currently on display

Threat Level

Least Concern

Least Concern

Freshwater Crocodile(s) Profiles

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American Alligator

Daisy
Our Amazing American Alligator(s) are currently on display

Threat Level

Least Concern

Least Concern

American Alligator(s) Profiles

Hank Barney Fang Sisters Daisy Benny