American Alligator -

American alligators are apex predators and consume fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals. Hatchlings feed mostly on invertebrates. They play an important role as ecosystem engineers in wetland ecosystems through the creation of alligator holes, which provide both wet and dry habitats for other organisms.

Size – 10 to 15 ft
Weight –1,000 pounds
Lifespan – 35 to 50 years

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