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Common Caiman
Caiman crocodilus (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  order Crocodilia »  family Alligatoridae

Scientific synonyms

Alligator sclerops Duméril & Bibron, 1836
Caiman sclerops Schneider, 1801
Crocodilus sclerops Schneider, 1801
Lacerta crocodilus Linnaeus, 1758

IUCN category:Least Concern

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Intertaxon relationships

predator: Panthera onca (Linnaeus, 1758) - Jaguar

Subordinated taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Caiman crocodilus apaporiensis Medem, 1955 - Apaporis River Caiman
subspecies Caiman crocodilus chiapasius (Bocourt, 1876)
subspecies Caiman crocodilus crocodilus (Linnaeus, 1758) - Common Caiman

Caiman crocodilus crocodilus - Common Caiman

subspecies Caiman crocodilus fuscus (Cope, 1868) - Brown Caiman

Caiman crocodilus fuscus - Brown Caiman


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