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14 May 2011

CROCODYLES IN THE SAHARA DESERT



Crocodylus niloticus has experienced local extinctions throughout the Sahara desert, because of increasing aridity and human interventionHowever, relict populations still persist in Chad, Egypt and Mauritania.  A new study evaluates the status of the Saharan crocodiles and provides new data for Mauritania to assist conservation planning. 

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