Denyse O'Leary is the News blogger for Uncommon Descent
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Nile crocodiles swam to Caribbean?

In “Nile crocodile is two species” (Nature, September 14, 2011), Ed Yong reports, he iconic Nile crocodile actually comprises two different species — and they are only distantly related. The large east African Nile crocodile (Crocodylus niloticus) is in fact more closely related to four species of Caribbean crocodile than to its small west African Read More…