In the Philippine province of Palawan caught the huge saltwater crocodile, which killed a fisherman. This publication reports Rappler.
The length of reptiles is of 4.75 meters and a weight estimated at 400-500 pounds. Her plan to smuggle in Palawan rescue centre and wildlife, which operates the farm where crocodiles are bred. There experts will try to pump her stomach and whether it ate a person.
The remains of 35-year-old fisherman was found on Wednesday, November 28. He was missing a right arm and left leg and the right foot was broken. The dead body was covered with numerous wounds that could be inflicted by the teeth of a crocodile.
Saltwater crocodile is one of the largest predators on the planet. Males of this species reach seven meters in length and can weigh up to two tons. They are found on the Eastern coast of India, in many countries in South-East Asia, Papua New Guinea and Northern Australia.
In November, estuarine crocodiles the mating season begins, which lasts until Feb. At this time they are especially aggressive and fiercely defend their territory. From March to August saltwater crocodiles lay eggs.
In October it was reported that in the Philippines, the teenager saved his friend from the jaws of a crocodile. He beat the reptile with an oar on the head until she let go of his prey.
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