Scientific name: Caiman latirostris

Family name: Crocodylidae

Classification: Reptilia

Group Name: Bask or Congregation

IUCN status: Least Concern

Lifespan: Around 22years

Weight: around 90kg

Body length: up to 3meters

Top speed: 20mph

Diet: Carnivore: Birds, fish, reptiles, and small animals.

Habitat:  Freshwater marshes, swamps, and mangroves.

Range:  Eastern and Central South America.