Tag: Alligator mississippiensis

Alligator mississippiensis, 11 June 2016

Alligator mississippiensis, the American alligator; Miami-Dade county, Florida (11 June 2016). Here’s a nice, tight shot of a young American alligator striking the pose. For a time as a small child, gators weren’t all that commonly seen in my area of central Florida. Thanks… Continue Reading “Alligator mississippiensis, 11 June 2016”

Alligator mississippiensis, 14 March 2021

Alligator mississippiensis, the American alligator; Monroe county, Florida (14 March 2021). A nearly-mythic archosaur originating millions of years ago and persisting into the Anthropocene of today, the American alligator is an iconic, everyday creature for me. They’re more common now than they were when… Continue Reading “Alligator mississippiensis, 14 March 2021”