family Alligatoridae


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Noun1.family Alligatoridae - alligatorsfamily Alligatoridae - alligators; caimans      
reptile family - a family of reptiles
Crocodilia, Crocodylia, order Crocodilia, order Crocodylia - crocodiles; alligators; caimans; gavials
genus Alligator - type genus of the Alligatoridae
genus Caiman - caimans
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The black caiman (Melanosuchus niger) belongs to the order Crocodilia and family Alligatoridae.