Slender-Snouted Crocodile

Slender-Snouted Crocodile

Slender-snouted crocodilians have a powerful bite force and their mouths are equipped with many sharp teeth that are designed for grabbing and hanging on to their prey and regrow when lost through fighting or feeding.

Slender-snouted crocodilians have an extremely powerful bite force and their mouths are equipped with many sharp teeth that are designed for grabbing and hanging on to their prey. They also continuously grow new teeth to replace any that are lost through fighting or feeding.


Image | ©️ Tim Strater, Some Rights Reserved (CC BY-SA 2.0)
Sources | (Lavinder & Pennington 2012; Pauwels, et al., 2003; Waitkuwait, 1989)

 

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