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Crocodilia

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Pete and Chris are hard men, not easily impressed, steady in a fix, and perfectly suited to chasing crocodilians.
Wildlife conservationist Subir Mario Chowfin, who has been studying the population trends of gharials and other crocodilian species at Corbett since 2008, said: " I arrived at the Corbett tiger reserve in February 2008.
The species is considered to be one of the most critically threatened of all crocodilians, and was alarmingly close to extinction in the 1970s.
Crocodilians in Costa Rica are being threatened by bananas farmed in the Central American country.
The gharial is one of the three crocodilians, apart from the mugger and saltwater crocodile.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Scientists found in a study of all 23 living crocodilian species that crocodiles can kill with the strongest bite force measured for any living animal, and that the bite forces of the largest extinct crocodilians exceeded 23,000 pounds, a force two-times greater than the mighty Tyrannosaurus rex.
Crocodile Blues" follows a renowned herpetologist as he works to save the gharial, the world's oldest crocodilian, from an epidemic that threatens to push it to the brink of extinction.
A crocodilian is represented by a generalized, striated piercing tooth and a juvenile tooth.
Crocodilian breeders have noted problems with the morbidity and mortality rate of neonatal Yacare Caiman and Morelet's Crocodiles.
There are 23 species of crocodilian and they include alligators, caimans and gavials.