Gavialis gangeticus

Assessment information
CMS InstrumentsCMS
IUCN StatusCritically endangered
Geographic range
Countries Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan
Common names
EnglishGharial, Indian Gavial
FrenchGavial Du Gange
SpanishGavial del ganges
GermanGanges-gavial
Taxonomy
ClassReptilia
OrderCrocodylia
FamilyGavialidae
Scientific name Gavialis gangeticus
Author(Gmelin, 1789)
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