Gallery description : pictures of swamps

Caiman (caimaninae) is a reptile type animal. It usually lives in mangroves, marshes and swamps. The weight of this animal is about 100kg - 500kg (220lbs - 1,102lbs) and average life span is 30 - 40 years. Humans, jaguars predators are the dangerous creatures for caimans. Look up the table below to learn more facts.

Facts about caimans
NameCaiman
ColourGreen, brown, black, grey
Main PreyFish, insects, birds
PhylumChordata
Size (L)1.1m - 5m (43in - 197in)
Conservation StatusThreatened
Life Span30 - 40 years
KingdomAnimalia
ClassReptilia
Weight100kg - 500kg (220lbs - 1,102lbs)
Top Speed48km/h (30mph)
Average Clutch Size30
DietCarnivore
GenusCaimaninae
FamilyAlligatoridae
Distinctive FeaturesNarrow body shape and long tail
TypeReptile
LifestyleSolitary
HabitatMangroves, marshes and swamps
Skin TypeScales
PredatorsHumans, jaguars
Scientific NameCaimaninae
OrderCrocodilia
Image Details
Description Pictures of swamps. The Swamp Critters - Cajun Mardi Gras Band
Width 1596 pixels
Heigh 1080 pixels
File type JPG
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