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American Alligator

DIET: Fish, small mammals, turtles, birds and apple snails

REGION: Southeastern United States

TYPE: Reptile

SIZE: Males – up to 15 feet (4.57 m) Females – up to 9 feet (2.74 m)

WEIGHT: Up to 1,000 lbs (455.00 kg)

HABITAT: Southeastern United States

LIFESPAN: 30 – 50 years in the wild. 70 – 100 years in captivity