Alligators
Sponsored Links
This presentation is the property of its rightful owner.
1 / 7

alligators PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 83 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

alligators. By Ashlyn and raif. Description and how long they can grow and the usual place you would find them. They have huge tails, and powerful jaws and a toothy grin that few people would trust. They can grow up to 13 to 17 feet long.

Download Presentation

alligators

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


alligators

By Ashlyn and raif


Description and how long they can grow and the usual place you would find them.

  • They have huge tails, and powerful jaws and a toothy grin that few people would trust.

  • They can grow up to 13 to 17 feet long.

  • The usual places you would find them is southeastern United States, and northeastern Mexico.


Their habitat, their neighbors, and where they live.

  • Their habitats are freshwater lakes, rivers, and marshes.

  • Some of their neighbors are rattlesnakes, red eared sliders, and herons.

  • Some alligators live in swamps, lakes, and slow moving rivers.


behavior

  • Alligators usually mate during the spring.

  • She lays 20 to 60 white eggs at a time in the nest.

  • The eggs hatch after about 65 days.


Physical features and their life cycle

  • Male American alligators measure about 11 feet[ 3.4 meters] in length on average.

  • The Chinese alligator normally grow to length of about 5 feet [1.5 meters].

  • Alligators can live about 50 years in their lives.


food

  • Alligators eat mostly fish, snakes, and turtles, but do consume other animals.

  • These large reptiles are ambush predators and stealthy swimmers, able to avoid making ripples in the water as they sneak toward their prey.

  • Also, by lungs, alligators can control the depth at which they float.


Pictures taken from

  • Refuseassociation.org

  • www.outofthisworldindistry.com

  • www.desibucket.com

  • www.dreamstime.com

  • www.chrisdixonstudios.com


  • Login