Which countries have most crocodilian species?

Rune Midtgaard
Home - Taxonomy - Geography - Biodiversity - Literature - Purchase RepFocus on DVD Recent updates


*Countries with same number of species are ranked alphabetically
Rank* Country Species
No. 1
Brazil
6
No. 2
Colombia
6
No. 3
Bolivia
5
No. 4
Ecuador
5
No. 5
Peru
5
No. 6
Venezuela
5
No. 7
Congo-Brazzaville
4
No. 8
Congo-Kinshasa
4
No. 9
French Guiana [France]
4
No. 10
Guyana
4
No. 11
Indonesia
4
No. 12
Surinam
4
No. 13
Angola
3
No. 14
Benin
3
No. 15
Brunei
3
No. 16
Burkina Faso
3
No. 17
Cameroon
3
No. 18
Central African Republic
3
No. 19
Equatorial Guinea
3
No. 20
Gabon
3
No. 21
Gambia
3
No. 22
Ghana
3
No. 23
Guatemala
3
No. 24
Guinea
3
No. 25
Guinea-Bissau
3
No. 26
India
3
No. 27
Ivory Coast
3
No. 28
Liberia
3
No. 29
Malaysia
3
No. 30
Mexico
3
No. 31
Nigeria
3
No. 32
Paraguay
3
No. 33
Senegal
3
No. 34
Sierra Leone
3
No. 35
Thailand
3
No. 36
Togo
3
No. 37
Trinidad & Tobago
3
No. 38
Argentina
2
No. 39
Australia
2
No. 40
Belize
2
No. 41
Burundi
2
No. 42
Cambodia
2
No. 43
Costa Rica
2
No. 44
Cuba
2
No. 45
El Salvador
2
No. 46
Grenada
2
No. 47
Honduras
2
No. 48
Mali
2
No. 49
Nepal
2
No. 50
Nicaragua
2
No. 51
Panama
2
No. 52
Papua New Guinea
2
No. 53
Philippines
2
No. 54
Sri Lanka
2
No. 55
Tanzania
2
No. 56
USA
2
No. 57
Vietnam
2
No. 58
Zambia
2
No. 59
Bangladesh
1
No. 60
Bhutan
1
No. 61
Botswana
1
No. 62
Chad
1
No. 63
China
1
No. 64
Curacao [Netherlands]
1
No. 65
Dominican Republic
1
No. 66
East Timor
1
No. 67
Egypt
1
No. 68
Eritrea
1
No. 69
Eswatini
1
No. 70
Ethiopia
1
No. 71
Iran
1
No. 72
Jamaica
1
No. 73
Kenya
1
No. 74
Laos
1
No. 75
Madagascar
1
No. 76
Malawi
1
No. 77
Martinique [France]
1
No. 78
Mauritania
1
No. 79
Micronesia
1
No. 80
Mozambique
1
No. 81
Myanmar
1
No. 82
Namibia
1
No. 83
Nauru
1
No. 84
New Caledonia [France]
1
No. 85
Pakistan
1
No. 86
Palau
1
No. 87
Puerto Rico
1
No. 88
Rwanda
1
No. 89
Seychelles
1
No. 90
Singapore
1
No. 91
Solomon Islands
1
No. 92
Somalia
1
No. 93
South Africa
1
No. 94
South Sudan
1
No. 95
Sudan
1
No. 96
Uganda
1
No. 97
Uruguay
1
No. 98
Vanuatu
1
No. 99
Zimbabwe
1