*Crocodile* the fact you need to know about this dual life organisms
Taxonomy is the systematic of naming organisms.... It's divided into identification and Classification
It is carried out by carolius Linnaeus (1707-1778)
taxonomy of crocodile (dual life organisms )
the taxonomy of crocodiles is:
Genera: Crocodylus, Mecistops and Osteolaemus
Species: 13, including C. porosus (saltwater crocodile), C. acutus (American crocodile), C. niloticus (Nile crocodile), C. rhombifer (Cuban crocodile), M. cataphractus (African slender-snouted crocodile), O. tetraspis (African dwarf crocodile)
SOME facts ABOUT CROCODILE
✔When a crocodile loses a tooth, it is quickly replaced,
✔crocodiles don't sweat. To keep cool, they open their mouths in a process that is called "mouth gaping," which is a lot like panting.
✔Crying crocodile tears refers to a person expressing insincere remorse. It is a saying that goes back to about the 16th century.
✔ Crocodile tears aren't usually noticeable unless the croc has been out of the water for a while and the eyes begin to dry out.
✔crocodile can hear their babies calling from inside their egg.
✔crocodiles are very fast swimmers, which helps them catch their preys. They can swim fast and can hold their breath underwater for around one hour.
✔On land, crocodiles aren't nearly as fast. They can only run up for a short distance.
✔it is illegal to hunt crocodiles for their skin. This makes their skin very rare. A purse made from crocodile skin are very expensive