American alligators are found in the southeastern United States. This large freshwater-dwelling reptile generally resides in swamps, rivers and lakes, but can tolerate some salinity and brackish environments. This species can burrow and hibernate during cold seasons. Alligators are carnivores, feeding on small animals like fish, turtles, mammals, birds and carrion.
- This specimen is damaged in some spots; please refer to photos
- Skull Length 42.5cm (16.7in)
- Skull Width 19.8cm (7.8in)
- Skull Height 13.1cm (5.2in)