|Africa, South Asia, Southeast Asia, Central America
|lizard, snake, dinosaur
A crocodile is an animal in the Crocodilia order of the Sauropsida class.
In ACGN works, crocodiles and crocodile-related things appear from time to time.
Crocodile is a generic term for a group of animals in the order Crocodilia. There are 25 extant species which belong to three different families: Crocodylidae, Alligatoridae, and Gavialidae.
They vary widely in body size between species, adults usually range from over 1 meter to 7 meters in length. The largest crocodile in existence is the Gulf crocodile, and the smallest is the African pygmy crocodile. Other crocodile species include the Nile crocodile, the American crocodile, the mugger crocodile, the gharial, the caiman, the alligator, etc. Among them, the Yangtse crocodile is endemic to China.
Crocodiles in ACGN works
- My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic: Pinkie Pie has a toothless pet crocodile named Gummy.
- Pokémon: Totodile, Krokorok, Fuecoco and their evolutions are Pokémon modeled after crocodiles.
- Tokyo Afterschool Summoners: Makara is a beast based on a crocodile.
- DC Comics: The supervillain Killer Croc was born with a disease that caused green scales to grow on his body, making him look like a crocodile.
- Girls und Panzer: Erika Itsumi likes crocodiles.