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Question 1:
What phylum does Crocodilia belong to?

Question 2:
What period does the fossils of the Crocodilia come from?
Late Cretaceous, ,
Cretaceous to late Pliocene
Early Cretaceous, approximately
Cretaceous - Recent,

Question 3: ________ and caimans have them too, but here they are non-functioning.
American AlligatorCrocodileAmerican crocodileAlligator

Question 4:
What is the subclassis of Crocodilia?

Question 5:
What classis does Crocodilia belong to?

Question 6: Species like the ________ (C. porosus) can survive protracted periods of time in the sea, and can hunt prey within this environment.
Freshwater CrocodileSaltwater CrocodileNile crocodileAmerican crocodile

Question 7: The smallest species of crocodilian is the Cuvier's Dwarf Caiman[2] and the largest is the ________.
American crocodileFreshwater CrocodileNile crocodileSaltwater Crocodile

Question 8: Alligators strongly prefer ________, while crocodiles can better tolerate seawater due to specialized glands for filtering out salt.
LakeEarthFreshwaterWater resources

Question 9: Crocodilians lack a ________ (except in the embryonic stage) and a urinary bladder.
Head and neck anatomyNasal cavityVomeronasal organOlfactory mucosa

Question 10: [3] The basic crocodilian body plan is a very successful one; modern species closely resemble their ________ ancestors of 84 million years ago.
DinosaurGeologic time scaleCretaceous–Tertiary extinction eventCretaceous


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