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The Crocodylians

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Welcome to the fascinating world of the crocodylians. I must admit that these guys are one of my more favorite animals to talk about. I believe that it has a lot to do with their strange transitional position in the evolutionary family tree.

Below is a list of links that will take you to each separate family of crocodylian. This is then followed by the genus and species. But before you go, might I suggest taking a peak at some of the areas in the above menu. That way you can learn exactly why crocodylians are the transitional animals that they are.

Click on the family of crocodylians you want to learn more about