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American alligator (Alligator mississippiensis). This carnivorous reptile eats a wide range of fish and land animals. It will also scavenge on dead animals. It can reach over 4.5 metres in length, and is found in wetland areas all along the US coast of the Gulf of Mexico. Photographed at St Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park, Florida, USA.
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