The Alligator is a very aggressive and powerful type of reptile. They are often mistaken for the similar Crocodile. The alligator is a skilled hunter and they can be very patient about their hunt. They often submerge most of the body in the water so that they aren’t visible. They will consume animals that come to the water to drink or to cross.
In many locations deaths of humans due to the Alligator is very common. They have sharp jaws and teeth. They also have scaly skin that is olive green in color. The Alligator is often hunted for the skin that is used to make leather goods.