Crocodylus porosus

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estuarine crocodile of eastern Asia and Pacific islands

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She said the captured saltwater crocodile (Crocodylus porosus) was ''very cooperative during the measurement-taking process.
Adam Britton is known for his works on the unique infection resistance and evolutional success of Crocodylus porosus, an estuarine crocodile.
Digestion, assimilation and metabolism of captive estuarine crocodiles, Crocodylus porosus. Comp Biochem Physiol A 90: 23-29.
The estuarine crocodile (Crocodylus porosus) is a semi-aquatic reptile, living mainly in rivers, mangroves and estuaries.
Trichinella papuae in saltwater crocodiles (Crocodylus porosus) of Papua New Guinea: a potential source of human infection.
* Australia has two of the world's 23 crocodilian species: the Saltwater Crocodile (Crocodylus Porosus) and the Freshwater Crocodile (Crocodylus Johnstoni).
(1995) encontraram altos niveis dos acidos graxos oleico (33,0%), palmitico (22,5%) e linoleico (15,2%) na carne de Crocodylus porosus e Crocodylus johnstoni.
Among the many paintings there is a very large 'saltwater crocodile' or kinga (Crocodylus porosus), X-ray 'barramundi' or birlmu (Lates calcarifer), two solid white-and-red hatched 'women', and a solid white-and-red X-ray 'macropod'.
Diet, growth and movements of juvenile crocodiles Crocodylus porosus Schneider in the Klias River, Sabah, Malaysia.
To figure out what controls the valve, Franklin and Axelsson monitored its activity in a beating heart from an estuarine crocodile, Crocodylus porosus. They treated the heart with sotalol, a compound that blocks one of the receptors for fight-or-flight hormones.
Three species of crocodile occur at DSNP, including the rare and endangered False Gavial (Tomistoma schlegeli), the Estuarine Crocodile (Crocodylus porosus), and a third as yet unidentified species (Frazier, 1994, 2000; Jeanes and Meijaard, 2000a).