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Crocodylus raninus MÜLLER & SCHLEGEL, 1844

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Higher TaxaCrocodylidae (Crocodylia, crocodiles) 
Subspecies 
Common Names 
SynonymCrocodilus biporcatus raninus MÜLLER & SCHLEGEL 1844
Crocodilus raninus — ROSS 1990
Crocodylus raninus — MARTIN 2008 
DistributionBorneo

Type locality: Borneo  
TypesLectotype: RMNH (Leiden Museum) 
CommentHas been considered as a synonym of C. porosus. Its status remains unclear.

Reproduction: oviparous. 
References
  • Martin, Samuel 2008. Global diversity of crocodiles (Crocodilia, Reptilia) in freshwater. Hydrobiologia 595:587–591
  • Müller,S. & Schlegel, H. 1844. Over de Krokodillen van den Indischen Archipel. In: Temminck,V. (1839-1847) Verhandelingen over de natuurlijke geschiedenis der Nederlandsche overzeesche bezittingen, door de leden der Natuurkundige Commisie in Oost-Indie en andere schrijvers. Leijde Vitg. door C.J. Temminck, Leiden, Leuchtmans u. Hoeck in comm.: 28
  • Ross, Charles A. 1990. Crocodylus raninus S. Müller and Schlegel, a valid species of crocodile (Reptilia: Crocodylidae) from Borneo. Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington, 103 (4): 955-961. - get paper here
  • Ross, Charles A. 1992. Designation of a lectotype for Crocodylus raninus S. Müller & Schlegel, 1844 (Reptilia:Crocodylidae), the Borneo crocodile. Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington, 105 (2): 400-402. - get paper here
 
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