African dwarf crocodile

//African dwarf crocodile

AFRICAN DWARF CROCODILE

Osteolaemus tetraspis

The dwarf crocodile is distinguished from other crocodiles by its small size (maximum 2m), a short muzzle and not strictly aquatic habits.

WEIGHT : 30 to 45 kg

FOOD : Amphibians, fish, crabs

TRHEATS : Hunt, destruction of habitat

RED LIST : Vulnerable

MORE INFO :
Family : Crocodilidae
Egg-laying : up  to 15 eggs
Incubation : 100 days
Longevity : 50 years

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