NAME: American Crocodile
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Crocodylus Acutus
GROUP NAME: Bask (on land), float (in water)
AVERAGE LIFE SPAN IN THE WILD: Up to 70 years
SIZE: Up to 15 feet
WEIGHT: Up to 2,000 pounds
SIZE RELATIVE TO A 6-FT MAN
Range lifespan American Crocodile
Range lifespan Status: wild 100 (high) years.
Average lifespan Status: wild 60-70 years.
Average lifespan Status: captivity 45 years.
Speed: 32 km/h (Maximum, In The Water) Range
Where do crocodiles live?
Today, crocodiles are found in the tropical habitats of Africa, Asia, Australia and the Americas. They normally live near lakes, rivers, wetlands and even some saltwater regions.