crocodilians

Crocodiles are more closely related to birds than any other species

Archosaurs are a group of diapsid amniotes whose living representatives consist of birds and crocodilians. This group also includes all extinct dinosaurs, extinct crocodilian relatives, and pterosaurs. Archosauria, the archosaur clade, is a crown group that includes the most recent common ancestor of living birds and crocodilians. It includes two main clades: Pseudosuchia, which includes […]

Saltwater Crocodiles are great swimmers and eat sharks.

Saltwater Crocodiles are great swimmers and eat sharks.

Did you know that Saltwater Crocodiles are great swimmers, often spotted far out at sea, and even eat sharks. Earth’s largest living diapsid reptile and a few say, the animal possibly to eat a human—is the brine or estuarial crocodilian reptile. Average-size males reach seventeen feet (5 meters) and one,000 pounds (450 kilograms), however specimens […]