Photo of the Day #658: American alligator Black caiman skeleton

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The skeleton of a black caiman (Melanosuchus niger), photographed at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History. [H/T to Thomas Holtz for the correction.]


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That is so cool! I think pictures of these animals are not abundant in the web. Under all those scutes they´re pretty average tetrapods after all!

How about that neck flexion?

By natural cynic (not verified) on 01 Aug 2009 #permalink