Gourmet Gators

Gourmet Gators Photo
Although they may be known for their dangerous jawline, a new study shows that alligators do not live on meat alone. In fact, the American alligator and a dozen other crocodile species occasionally enjoy fruit as part of their usual diet of mammals, birds, and fish. Inclusion of this food group is especially noteworthy as it means crocodilians could play a role in forest regeneration. Read the press release.
© Phillip “Scooter” Trosclair

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