Caiman crocodilus
Caiman crocodilus
(Common Caiman)

146 results for Caiman crocodilus (Common Caiman)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
115792 AZMaricopaPapago Park ponds, Phoenix1996 15060106 Lower Saltfailed
156006 CAContra CostaHeather Pond near Walnut Creek, San Francisco area1976 18050001 Suisun Bayfailed
115706 CAKernArvin, approximately 1.5 miles west1989 18030003 Middle Kern-Upper Tehachapi-Grapevinefailed
156007 CALos Angelesornamental pool, Long Beach1976 18070106 San Gabrielfailed
156002 CTHartfordConnecticut River, East Hartford1985 01080205 Outlet Connecticut Riverfailed
156001 CTHartfordFarmington River, Windsor1965 01080207 Farmington Riverfailed
156003 CTNew LondonBlue Lake, North Stonington1996 01100001 Quinebaug Riverfailed
115616 FL various canal systems and adjacent to cities in south Florida1966 03090202 Evergladesestablished
1659138 FLBrevardMelbourne1978 03080202 Cape Canaveralunknown
236923 FLBrowardBroward County1966 03090202 Evergladesestablished
156004 FLBrowardBroward County1991 03090202 Evergladesestablished
1668498 FLBrowardSouthwest Ranches, SW 58 Street & SW 172 Avenue, 0.35 mi NE2013 03090206 Florida Southeast Coastunknown
1467929 FLMiami-Dade[L-31W canal]2018 03090202 Evergladesunknown
1728065 FLMiami-Dade[No locality description provided]2019 03090206 Florida Southeast Coast 
1728113 FLMiami-Dade[No locality description provided]2021 03090206 Florida Southeast Coast 
1730408 FLMiami-Dade[No locality description provided]2022 03090202 Everglades 
115733 FLMiami-Dadea canal in North Miami in the vicinity of NW 22nd Ave. and 197th St.1968 03090206 Florida Southeast Coastestablished
1668727 FLMiami-DadeBig Cypress National Preserve, State Road 942008 03090204 Big Cypress Swampunknown
544887 FLMiami-DadeCanal at Homestead Air Reserve Base2005 03090206 Florida Southeast Coastunknown
544888 FLMiami-DadeCanal at Homestead Air Reserve Base2005 03090206 Florida Southeast Coastunknown
115735 FLMiami-DadeCoopertown on the Tamiami Trail [near]1980 03090202 Evergladesestablished
115734 FLMiami-DadeCoopertown on the Tamiami Trail [near]1983 03090202 Evergladesestablished
115631 FLMiami-DadeDade County1991 03090202 Evergladeslocally established
1659137 FLMiami-DadeEverglades National Park1968 03090202 Evergladesunknown
261322 FLMiami-DadeEverglades National Park, Frog City boat ramp2007 03090202 Evergladesunknown

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/20/2024].

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