What Did Ancient Crocodiles Eat? Study Says as Much as a Snout Could Grab

While most people imagine alligators and crocodiles as being much the same now as they were during the age of dinosaurs, digging into the fossil record shows much more diverse species through time. Semiaquatic ambush predators resembling modern alligators and crocodiles are seen in fossil relatives going back to the Jurassic period, but the group … Read more

What Do Alligators Eat? It’s Not What You Imagined

An alligator’s jaw is so powerful that it can easily catch a prey weighing more than 900 kg and snap its neck in just one crushing bite. This article provides more information about the alligators’ eating habits. Alligators and their cousins, the crocodiles, have successfully adapted to the changing ecological conditions. They have remained almost … Read more

What you need to know about alligator attacks, according to Jack Hanna

After a 2-year-old boy was snatched by an alligator from shallow waters at a Disney resort near Orlando — his body was recovered intact from a massive, man-made lagoon — animal expert Jack Hanna spoke out about the sometimes misunderstood creatures. That’s why, Hanna said, it’s challenging to keep them completely contained. He called this … Read more

What Do Alligators Eat?

Alligators are famous for their large jaws and sharp teeth. They are large reptiles and belong to the family of Alligatoridae. There are currently two extant species, including the Chinese alligator and the American alligator. According to the research, they first appeared around 37 million years ago. Well, even with one look at their huge … Read more

What Do Alligators Eat?

Alligators are reptiles that resemble crocodiles except for a few distinct features that set them apart. There are two species of alligators; the Chinese alligator (A. sinensis) and the American alligator (A. mississippiensis). The Diet Of The Alligator Alligators are generally carnivorous, but autopsies of dead animals show that they also eat fruits such as … Read more

Ultimate Guide To Florida Alligators

Alligator Mississippiensi The Florida Everglades’ most important and well represented predator is the alligator. Alligators are crocodilians in the genus Alligator of the family Alligatoridae. There are two alligator species: the American and the Chinese (Alligator sinensis). The word “alligator” comes from the Spanish word for lizard, el lagarto, which is the term the early … Read more