The Difference in Crocodiles & Alligators. Kelsey Pruitt. Alligators are Crocodiles?. All alligators are crocodiles, but not all crocodiles are alligators. Sound confusing? It's really not once you look at the taxonomy. Crocodylia.
- All told, there are 23 species of crocodilians.
See will eat just about anything they can get their teeth on, from fish and turtles to monkeys and buffalo. With teeth specialized just for spearing, neither family even bothers to chew its food, they swallow large chunks or the entire animal whole.Ya Later Alligator!
After While Crocodile!