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University of Tennessee at Knoxville

Crocodile Lures Prey

Caption: A mugger crocodile balances twigs on its nose to tempt birds collecting small branches to build nests with, at Madras Crocodile Bank, Tamil Nadu in India.

Credit: Vladimir Dinets

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