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How many species of crocodilians are there in the world?



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My handy-dandy single volume New Webster's Universal Encyclopedia says there are "about 20 species" in the order Crocodilia: 2 are alligators, 5 are Caymans, 1 is the gavial (from India), and it didn't say how many species of crocs there are, but that leaves "about 12"...

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