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American alligator  Alligator mississippiensis,American Alligator,Geotagged,United States,Winter Click/tap to enlarge

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The American alligator , sometimes referred to colloquially as a gator, is a reptile endemic only to the Southeastern United States. It is one of the two living species of alligator, in the genus ''Alligator'', within the family ''Alligatoridae''. It is larger than the other extant alligator species, the Chinese alligator.

The American alligator inhabits wetlands that frequently overlap with human-populated areas.

Similar species: Crocodilia
Species identified by nomad2326
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Uploaded Mar 13, 2018. Captured Mar 10, 2018 11:07 in I-75, Parkland, FL 33321, USA.
  • NIKON D3200
  • f/9.0
  • 1/125s
  • ISO400
  • 55mm