Reptiles of Australia

Australian Herpetology Website (Reptiles and Amphibians) - REPTILE SPECIES OF THE WORLD

PLEASE SHARE THIS PAGE

REPTILES OF THE WORLD - CROCODILES & ALLIGATORS

Morelet's or Belize Crocodile
Crocodylus moreletii

John Fowler & Rachel Barnes


Distribution:- Belize, Guatemala, Mexico

Comments:- May grow to to about 10ft (3m)

 

 

Morelet's or Belize Crocodile

 

Morelet's or Belize Crocodile
Adult Morelets Crocodile Crocodylus moreletii


I photographed this young Morelets Crocodile Crocodylus moreletii in the wild in Belize, Central America, where the locals were calling them Freshwater Crocodiles as opposed to Saltwater Crocodiles which was what they called American Crocodiles (C. acutus).

 

LINKS

Morelet's Crocodile
Wikipedia

 

 

Crocodylus moreletii (BIBRON & DUMERIL, 1851)
Dr. Adam Britton

Belize crocodile  (Crocodylus moreletii)
ARKIVE



OTHER LINKS OF INTEREST

Crocodiles and Alligators of the World
Species Listing

John Fowler

IUCN Red List

AUSTRALIAN CROCODILES
John Fowler

About Us | Report Faulty Link | Report an Error | Contact Us | Privacy Policy

©2018 John Fowler and Rachel Barnes. All rights reserved. Reproduction or reuse of information or materials from this web site is strictly prohibited and against international law.
(NOTE:- No permission is needed to link to this web page).
This site is supported by:- JSEcoin (affiliate), BoaSnakes.info, PetGecko.info and Holiday in Kos

PLEASE FOLLOW US BY CLICKING BELOW

 

The Basic Bearded Dragon Manual

Updated March 20, 2018

* #
&
$