American Alligator

Fun Facts!!! 🤓

  • Their sex is determined by the temperature of the nest.
  • Spanish sailors visiting the New World thought they were huge lizards.
  • Over a lifetime, an alligator may go through 2,000-3,000 teeth.
  • The alligator became the official state reptile of Florida in 1987.

Info courtesy of the fabulous Brevard Zoo, Melbourne FL

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