Dwarf Crocodile

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A dwarf crocodile leaves the bank of a river to enter the water
Dwarf crocodile.

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The Ernst Mayr Library, the Internet Archive

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A dwarf crocodile leaves the bank of a river to enter the water.
The dwarf crocodile (Osteolaemus tetraspis) is a reptile in the family Crocodylidae native to Africa. It is the smallest extant crocodile and is mainly active after nightfall.
The caption reads in the original German: Stumpfkrokodil.

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