Scientific American: Endangered Cuban Crocodiles Losing Their Genetic Diversity

 

 

Endangered Cuban Crocodiles Are Losing Their Genetic Identity

Interbreeding with other species could overwhelm the animal, causing it to go extinct

By Allie Wilkinson

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A Cuban crocodile

feeds on a crab, which contributes to its diet along with turtles, fish, and small mammals.
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A Cuban crocodile

feeds on a crab, which contributes to its diet along with turtles, fish, and small mammals.
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Credit: Yoamel Milián-García

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