Cassius is the largest saltwater crocodile in the world in captivity.


Cassius is the largest saltwater crocodile in the world in captivity.

Cassius, an Australian saltwater crocodile (Crocodylus porosus), at 5.48 meters he is the largest crocodile in captivity. The Australian saltwater crocodile is the largest and most fearsome of today's species. Specimens can live for more than 100 years, can grow up to 7 meters and weigh more than 1 ton.

Australian wildlife zoo Marineland Melanesia, on Green Island, currently has more than 50 crocodiles, ranging from young creatures to more mature specimens such as Cassius. Cassius older than 100 is the oldest in the zoo.




Cassious is the largest crocodile ever caught in Australia, and is thought to be a male devourer. It was found and brought about 3,200 km from Northern Australia to Green Island in 1987 by a truck.








Rui Medeiros
Rui Medeiros

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