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Thursday, December 27, 2012

Estuarine Crocodile

Crocodylus porosus


This is the only crocodilian in Singapore. It is also known as the Saltwater Crocodile. It is the largest living reptile in the world. It can still be found at Sungei Buloh, Mandai Mudflat and the nearby Neo Tiew.


2 m long croc with Common Sandpiper, Sungei Buloh Besar. 1 m long croc with Little Egret and Whimbrels, Sungei Buloh Hide 1.12 ©Danny Lau


Left: 4 m long. Right: 2.5 m long at Sungei Buloh ©Ben Lee


Sungei Buloh ©Lau SY


Baby crocodile at Neo Tiew Crescent ©Lau SY


Left: 1.5 m long at Sungei Buloh Mangrove Arboteum. Right: 2 m long at Sungei Buloh Besar ©Tan KH


Left: 2 m long at Sungei Buloh route 1 ©Danny Lau. Right: 1.5 m long at Sungei Buloh Kingfisher pod ©Tan KH


With waders at Mandai Mudflat ©Danny Lau

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