Order crocodilia

Known as: Crocodilia, Crocodylia 
 

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2009
2009
The taxonomy of the African dwarf crocodile (genus Osteolaemus) has been disputed since a novel morphotype was discovered in the… (More)
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2008
2008
Reptiles (sauropsids) represent the sister group to mammals, and the basal members of Reptilia may provide a good model for the… (More)
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2008
2008
The dermal skeleton (=exoskeleton) has long been recognized as a major determinant of vertebrate morphology. Until recently… (More)
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2006
2006
While the crocodyliform lineage extends back over 200 million years (Myr) to the Late Triassic, modern forms-members of Eusuchia… (More)
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2002
2002
Internal fertilization and oviparity most likely are symplesiomorphies for modern reptiles, and viviparity has evolved… (More)
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1998
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1998
Phylogenetic reconstruction in molecular systematics has largely been achieved using mitochondrial gene sequences and less… (More)
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1981
1981
The apparent absence of salt glands in marine and estuarine Crocodilia has long been a puzzle. However, we have identified glands… (More)
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1976
1976
The ventilatory mechanics of freely moving Caiman crocodilus were studied by cinefluorescopy and electromyography. The buccal… (More)
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1966
1966
The present study appears to indicate that a series of polyploidization of the original vertebrate genome took place while… (More)
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