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Description
A broad-snouted caiman in the water. Air bubbles are around this reptile as it is getting ready to submerge.
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According to what arkive.org says, the broad-snouted caiman (Caiman latirostris) is, as its common name implies, recognised by its exceptionally broad snout that is nearly as wide at the eyes as it is long. A medium-sized crocodilian, the broad-snouted caiman grows up to 3.5 metres in length, but normally measures around 2 metres. The upperparts are heavily covered in horny scales, plates and ridges, with a distinctive fold that runs down the snout.
In the city of Rio de Janeiro, specimens like this one may only be found in some wetlands, and don't usually get to be easily seen.
Watching closely, one can even see the reptile's teeth showing.
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