Brutus is one of the many saltwater crocodiles living in the Northern Territory, tourists are often 'overawed' by the giant creatures

Brutus the giant croc who was pictured eating a bull shark is a star

Brutus is one of the many saltwater crocodiles living in the Northern Territory, tourists are often 'overawed' by the giant creatures

The Saltwater Crocodile (Crocodylus porosus), also known as saltie, estuarine or Indo-Pacific crocodile, is the largest of all reptiles, as well as the largest predator in the world. Males can reach sizes of up to 6.7 m (22 ft) and weigh up to 2,000 kg (4,400 lb).  It is a formidable and opportunistic ambush predator capable of taking almost any animal that enters its territory, including fish, crustaceans, reptiles, birds, & mammals including humans.

The Saltwater Crocodile (Crocodylus porosus), also known as saltie, estuarine or Indo-Pacific crocodile, is the largest of all reptiles, as well as the largest predator in the world. Males can reach sizes of up to 6.7 m (22 ft) and weigh up to 2,000 kg (4,400 lb). It is a formidable and opportunistic ambush predator capable of taking almost any animal that enters its territory, including fish, crustaceans, reptiles, birds, & mammals including humans.

Saltwater Crocodile, the biggest in the world. I'd love to see one up close!

Saltwater Crocodile, the biggest in the world. I'd love to see one up close!

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Alligators and Crocodiles of the World by rogerdhall on DeviantArt

Alligators and Crocodiles of the World by rogerdhall on DeviantArt

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