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Nile Crocodile
Crocodylus niloticus Laurenti, 1768

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  order Crocodilia »  family Crocodylidae »  genus Crocodylus

Scientific synonyms

Crocodilus niloticus (misspelling) m
Crocodilus marginatus Geoffroy, 1827
Crocodilus multiscutatus Rüppell in Cretzschmar, 1826
Crocodilus vulgaris Cuvier, 1807
Champse vulgaris (Cuvier, 1807)

Other names

= Mamba

Least Concern

Images

Crocodylus niloticus chamses - West African Nile Crocodile

Crocodylus niloticus chamses - West African Nile Crocodile

Author: Jiří X. Doležal

Crocodylus niloticus chamses - West African Nile Crocodile

Crocodylus niloticus chamses - West African Nile Crocodile

Author: Jiří X. Doležal

Crocodylus niloticus cowiei - South African Nile Crocodile

Crocodylus niloticus cowiei - South African Nile Crocodile

Author: Jan Ševčík

Crocodylus niloticus cowiei - South African Nile Crocodile

Crocodylus niloticus cowiei - South African Nile Crocodile

Author: Jan Ševčík

Crocodylus niloticus - Nile Crocodile

Author: Petr Vobořil

skeleton

Crocodylus niloticus - Nile Crocodile

Author: Pavel Zuber

Crocodylus niloticus - Nile Crocodile

Author: Pavel Zuber

Crocodylus niloticus - Nile Crocodile

Author: Pavel Zuber
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Included taxa

Number of records: 6

subspecies Crocodylus niloticus africanus Laurenti, 1768 - East African Nile Crocodile

Crocodylus niloticus africanus - 000000000111

subspecies Crocodylus niloticus chamses Bory, 1824 - West African Nile Crocodile

Crocodylus niloticus chamses - 000000000111

subspecies Crocodylus niloticus cowiei (Smith, 1937) - South African Nile Crocodile

Crocodylus niloticus cowiei - 000000000011

subspecies Crocodylus niloticus madagascariensis Grandidier, 1872 - Malagasy Nile Crocodile

Crocodylus niloticus madagascariensis - 000000000111

subspecies Crocodylus niloticus niloticus Laurenti, 1768 - Ethiopian Nile Crocodile

Crocodylus niloticus niloticus - 000000000111

subspecies Crocodylus niloticus pauciscutatus Deraniyagala, 1948 - Kenyan Nile Crocodile

Crocodylus niloticus pauciscutatus - 000000000111


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Explanations

m misspelling

species extinct in area described by check-list