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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Crocodylidae
Reference taxon from Catalogue of Life in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Crocodylidae
Recognized by iNaturalist, Timor Sea Species List, Eswatini Species List, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, NMNH Herpetology in DwC A, Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology DwCA, CalPhotos, Egypt Species List, AnAge articles, Natural History Museum Species of the day, Conabio, Animal Diversity Web, INBio, Hone et al 2013, VERA, IUCN, Algeria Species List, Angola Species List, Austria Species List, Bangladesh Species List, Australia Species List, Belize Species List, Benin Species List, Belgium Species List, Bolivia Species List, Botswana Species List, Brazil Species List, Burkina Faso Species List, Cambodia Species List, Cameroon Species List, Canada Species List, Chad Species List, China Species List, Colombia Species List, Costa Rica Species List, Democratic Republic of the Congo Species List, Djibouti Species List, Dominican Republic Species List, Ecuador Species List, El Salvador Species List, Eritrea Species List, Ethiopia Species List, Fiji Species List, France Species List, Gabon Species List, Gambia Species List, Germany Species List, Ghana Species List, Guatemala Species List, Guinea Species List, Haiti Species List, India Species List, Ivory Coast Species List, Jamaica Species List, Kenya Species List, Liberia Species List, Libya Species List, Madagascar Species List, Malawi Species List, Malaysia Species List, Mali Species List, Mauritania Species List, Mozambique Species List, Myanmar Species List, Namibia Species List, Nepal Species List, Nicaragua Species List, Niger Species List, Nigeria Species List, Pakistan Species List, Palau Species List, Panama Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Paraguay Species List, Philippines Species List, Portugal Species List, Puerto Rico Species List, Republic of the Congo Species List, Rwanda Species List, Senegal Species List, Sierra Leone Species List, Singapore Species List, Solomon Islands Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain Species List, Suriname Species List, Tanzania Species List, Thailand Species List, Timor Leste Species List, Sri Lanka Species List, Tunisia Species List, Uganda Species List, Venezuela Species List, Vietnam Species List, Zambia Species List, Zimbabwe Species List, Argentina Species List, Cuba Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, OBIS environmental data records, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Andaman Sea Species List, Arabian Sea Species List, Arafura Sea Species List, Bay of Bengal Species List, Caribbean Sea Species List, Coral Sea Species List, Great Australian Bight Species List, Gulf of Boni Species List, Gulf of California Species List, Gulf of Mexico Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, Java Sea Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, Philippine Sea Species List, Singapore Strait Species List, Solomon Sea Species List, South China Sea Species List, Sulu Sea Species List, Timor Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, South Pacific Species List, and FAO Fishery Statistics
Crocodylidae (Crocodylia)
Recognized by ReptileDB
Crocodylidae (Gavialidae)
Recognized by ReptileDB
Pristichampsus Gervais 1853
Recognized by Environments EOL

Alternative Names

? atopus Langston, 1965
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? carolinensis Erickson & Sawyer, 1996
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? harlani Meyer, 1832
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? hatcheri Holland, 1909
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? haupti Weitzel, 1935
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? heterodon Cope, 1873
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? isorhynchus Pomel, 1847
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? kayi Mook, 1941
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? lloydi Fourtau, 1918
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? megarhinus Andrews, 1905
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? mlynarskii Estes, 1988
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? nativus Gasparini, 1985
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? neocesariensis De Kay, 1842
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? pigotti Tchernov & Van Couvering, 1978
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? polyodon Cope, 1873
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? robustus Grandidier & Vaillant, 1872
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? rugosus Emmons, 1858
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? sivalensis Lydekker, 1886
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? spenceri Buckland, 1836
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? toliapicus Owen, 1849
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Allognathosuchidae
Subjective synonym according to Paleobiology Database
Boraealosuchipus Erickson 2005
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Bottosaurus Meyer 1832
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Crocodilidae
Obsolete variant according to Paleobiology Database
Crocodilus Gmelin 1789
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Crocodylidae Cuvier 1807
Harvest ancestor according to EOL authors
Dollosuchus Swinton 1937
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Holops Cope 1870
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Kalthifrons Yates & Pledge 2016
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Phobosuchus Nopcsa 1924
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pristichampsus Gervais 1853
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ultrastenos Stein, Hand & Archer 2016
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

crocodiles preferred
crocodile
Recognized by Paleobiology Database

Q26245

Крокодил preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Q34024

Cocodril preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Q34279

Buaya preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Q36121

Dapu preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Arz

تمساح preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bjn

Buhaya preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hak

Ngo̍k-ǹg preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Afrikaans

Krokodil preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Akan

denky3m preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Albanian

Krokodili preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Arabic

تمساح preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Armenian

իրական կոկորդիլոսներ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Basque

Krokodilo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Breton

Krokodil preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

Крокодилови preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Burmese

မိကျောင်း preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

cocodril preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Croatian

Pravi krokodili preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

krokodýlovití preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Danish

Krokodille preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

krokodillen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ewe

ello preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

krokotiilit preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

French

Crocodile preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Crocodiles
Recognized by CITES

Galician

Crocodilo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Georgian

ნამდვილი ნიანგები preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Echte Krokodile preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Greek, Modern (1453-)

Κροκόδειλος preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Haitian; Haitian Creole

Krokodil preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

תניניים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

Krokodilfélék preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ido

Krokodilo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Indonesian

Buaya preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Irish

Crogall preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Italian

Coccodrillo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

クロコダイル科 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, piaf, and admin

Javanese

Baya preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kannada

ಮೊಸಳೆ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kirghiz; Kyrgyz

Кадимки крокодилдер preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kurdish

Neheng preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Latvian

Krokodilu dzimta preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Tikrieji krokodilai preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Macedonian

Крокодили preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malayalam

മുതല preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Marathi

मगर preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Navajo; Navaho

Táłkááʼ tsʼin preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Nepali

गोही preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Norwegian

Egentlige krokodiller preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
krokodille preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Occitan

Crocodil preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Oromo

Naacha preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

تمساح preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

Krokodylowate preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Portuguese

Crocodilo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Punjabi

ਮਗਰਮੱਛ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Pushto; Pashto

كپېړ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan

Crocodil preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

Настоящие крокодилы preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Serbian

прави крокодил preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Shambala

Pravi krokodili preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Shona

Garwe preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Slovak

Krokodílovité preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Somali

Yaxaas preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Sotho, Southern

Kwena preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Spanish; Castilian

Cocodrilos preferred
Recognized by CITES

Sundanese

Buhaya preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Swedish

Krokodiler preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tagalog

Buwaya preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tamil

முதலை preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Telugu

మొసలి preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Thai

จระเข้ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Turkish

Timsahgiller preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

Справжні крокодили preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Unspecified

Buya preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Kwena preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Ƿæterdraca preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
गलह preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Urdu

مگرمچھ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Vietnamese

Cá sấu preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Welsh

Crocodeil preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Crocodylidae

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Opisthokonta
Metazoa
Bilateria
Deuterostomia
Chordata
Vertebrata

GBIF classification

Animalia
Chordata
Reptilia
Crocodylia

World Register of Marine Species