Crocodylus niloticus

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Synonyms for Crocodylus niloticus

a dangerous crocodile widely distributed in Africa

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The ecology and physiology of the Nile crocodile, Crocodylus niloticus, in Lake St Lucia, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
Selected chemical parameters in the blood and metals in the organs of the Nile crocodile, Crocodylus niloticus, in the Kruger National Park.
Crocodylus niloticus are listed by the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) in Appendix 1 which lists animals that are most endangered among CITES-listed animals and plants.
However, the same restriction can be achieved by defining Lepidosauriformes as the most inclusive clade containing Lacerta agilis but not Youngina capensis or Crocodylus niloticus.