| Latin Name
| Conservation Status
||2 m (6.6 ft)
Broad-Snouted Caiman have a body length of approximately 2 m (6.6 ft) and they have olive-green, scaly skin.
Broad-Snouted Caiman can be found in the freshwater marshes, swamps and mangroves of South America.
Broad-Snouted Caiman mainly feed on invertebrates, fish, amphibians, turtles and snails.
Broad-Snouted Caiman lay 20 - 60 eggs in a mound of soil and vegetation. The female guards the eggs during incubation and protects her newly hatched young in the water.
Humans are predators of Broad-Snouted Caiman.
Latirostris is Latin for wide nose.
Cuvier's Dwarf Caiman