American alligator

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Synonyms for American alligator

large alligator of the southeastern United States

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Determinate growth and reproductive lifespan in the American alligator (Alligator mississippiensis): evidence from long-term recaptures.
The coccidia (Apicomplexa: Eimeriidae) of Crocodylia, with descriptions of two new species from Alligator mississippiensis (Reptilia: Alligatoridae) from Texas.
1968.--Pulmonary Aspergillosis of the American Alligator (Alligator mississippiensis).
Alligator mississippiensis made a remarkable recovery from endangered status in the mid-twentieth century.
The bones were checked out by experts at Manchester Museum, where his daughter Catherine works, and found to be that of an American alligator, officially an alligator mississippiensis, which is usually found in the south-eastern US.
We used a full factorial logistic regression to estimate the probability that adult American alligators (Alligator mississippiensis) were infected with the ascarid nematode Dujardinascaris waltoni given the alligators' physical characteristics and stomach contents.
Under normal conditions today, eggs of the American alligator (Alligator mississippiensis) hatch between 65 and 70 days after they're laid.
It requires men> bet countries to monitor Appendix-II exports to ensure that species such as the American alligator (Alligator mississippiensis) and paddlefish (Polyodon spathula) are maintained throughout their ranges at a level consistent with their role in the ecosystem.
West Nile virus infection in fanned American alligators (Alligator mississippiensis) in Florida.
Sex-steroid and thyroid hormone concentrations in juvenile alligators (Alligator mississippiensis) from contaminated and reference lakes in Florida, USA.