Stage 3: Nile Crocodile Adult

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Nostrils, eyes, and ears are situated on the tops of their head, so the rest of the body can remain concealed underwater.

The Nile crocodile is the largest African crocodilian, reaching lengths of up to 16 feet or rarely up to 20 feet. Good sized males weigh 1,100 pounds and truly exceptional specimens may exceed 2,465 pounds.