genus Crocodylus


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Noun1.genus Crocodylus - type genus of the Crocodylidaegenus Crocodylus - type genus of the Crocodylidae  
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
crocodile - large voracious aquatic reptile having a long snout with massive jaws and sharp teeth and a body covered with bony plates; of sluggish tropical waters
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London, May 12 (ANI): A finding from the most complete evolutionary tree of the genus Crocodylus, featuring all but one of the living crocodile species, has revealed that crocodiles swam thousands of kilometres from Africa to colonise the Americas.