Gavialis

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Gavialis
Temporal range: Miocene-Holocene
20 mya–present
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The living Gavialis gangeticus at the San Diego Zoo
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Skull of the extinct Gavialis browni
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Gavialis
Binomial name
Gavialis gangeticus

Gavialis is a genus of crocodylians that includes the living gharial Gavialis gangeticus and several extinct species.

  • Discussion of the living species is under "gharial".